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Weekly Tax News – 19 November 2018

- Draft of recommendations of TAX3 committee
- Germany is still vague on the taxation of the digital economy
- EU Court on Spanish tax regime

 

Weekly Tax News – 12 November 2018

- ECOFIN on Digital Services Tax
- EU Finance ministers agrees on VAT directives on e-publication
- Namibia removed from EU list of non-cooperative countries
- European Commission infringement package: illegal tax breaks for yachts

Weekly Tax News – 5 November 2018

- The Council is making progress on the Digital Services Tax
- United Kingdom to introduce taxation of digital services in 2020

 

Weekly Tax News – 29 October 2018

- Digital Services Tax: Le Maire campaigns while Spain takes actions
- The European Parliaments approves the harmonisation of alcohol excise duty
- The answer of MEPs to the CumEx Files scandal is the automatic exchange of information

Weekly Tax News – 22 October 2018

- TAX3 committee is looking into golden visas and free ports
- The OECD is progressing on the taxation of the digital economy
- Taxation Trends Report 2018
- EPRS presents three new studies on tax topics in the Parliament
- Cum-Ex tax scandals cost European countries roughly €55 bn – MEPs outraged

Weekly Tax News – 15 October 2018

- Digital tax proposal keeps dividing opinions within the European Institutions
- Council adopts tough new rules on money laundering
- EU blacklist of tax havens might include EU members in the future
- Danish State aid request approved by Commission

Weekly Tax News – 8 October 2018

- ECOFIN agreed on VAT directives
- Palau removed from the list of non-cooperative jurisdictions
- MEPs approved three draft reports on VAT
- ICRICT pushes Juncker on CCCTB

Weekly Tax News – 1 October 2018

- VAT Gap: €150 billion lost in 2016
- TAX3 hearing on the risks in tax policy associated with Brexit
- EU blacklist criticized by the Tax Justice Network

Weekly Tax News – 24 September 2018

- Moscovici announces proposal to abandon unanimity principle in tax matters
- Ireland reports the recovery of the amount owed by Apple
- Luxembourg did not give a selective tax treatment to McDonald’s

Weekly Tax News – 17 September 2018

- Simplified VAT for SMEs: European Parliament’s report adopted
- The “sunset clause” proposed by France could be the key for the success of the digital services tax proposal
- TAX3 hearing on the taxation of the digital economy

Weekly Tax News – 10 September 2018

- France reassures the support of Germany over taxation of digital economy
- Engie case: Luxembourg to appeal against the Commission’s decision
- OECD report highlights a trend toward corporate income tax rate cuts