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Wednesday, 4 October 2017

EU Commission: Daily News 04 / 10 / 2017

Daily News 04 / 10 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 04 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 4 October 2017 State aid: Commission finds Luxembourg gave illegal tax benefits to Amazon worth around €250 million The European Commission has concluded that Luxembourg granted undue tax benefits to Amazon of around €250 million.

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Infringements - Free movement of workers: Commission refers the Czech Republic and Luxembourg to the Court for failing to communicate measures transposing EU law into national legislation

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 4 October 2017 Free movement of workers: Commission refers the Czech Republic and Luxembourg to the Court for failing to communicate measures transposing EU law into national legislation The European Commission is referring the Czech Republic and Luxembourg to the Court of Justice of the...

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European Commission steps up infringement against Hungary on NGO Law

- Press release European Commission Brussels, 4 October 2017 Today, the European Commission issued a reasoned opinion - the second step in the infringement procedure - to Hungary for its law on foreign-funded NGOs. The Commission's reasoned opinion on the Hungarian NGO Law follows the letter of formal notice sent...

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Compliance table for the Guidelines on sound remuneration policies under the UCITS Directive (ESMA/2016/575)

Wednesday 04 October 2017 14:47

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Statement by Commissioner Vestager on illegal tax benefits to Amazon in Luxembourg and referring Ireland to Court for failure to recover illegal tax benefits from Apple

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 4 October 2017 *Please check against delivery*   The Commission has today adopted a decision that Amazon's tax benefits in Luxembourg are illegal under EU State aid rules. A tax ruling granted by Luxembourg has reduced Amazon's tax bill for more than eight...

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