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Tuesday, 13 March 2018

EU Commission: The EU Forest Strategy should support sustainable growth and biodiversity

The EU Forest Strategy should support sustainable growth and biodiversity
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Statement by Commissioner Oettinger at the European Parliament Plenary session on the integrity policy of the European Commission, in particular the appointment of the Secretary-General of the European Commission

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 12 March 2018 [This is a translation of the German version as delivered by Commissioner Oettinger]   Opening remarks Mr Tajani, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, Ladies and gentlemen, You have invited me here today to deliver a statement on...

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Taxation: 3 jurisdictions removed, 3 added to EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions

The Council removed three jurisdictions and added three others to the EU's list of non-cooperative jurisdictions in taxation matters.

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Corporate tax avoidance: Agreement reached on tax intermediaries

The Council agreed on a proposal aimed at achieving greater transparency for tax intermediaries that design and promote tax planning schemes.

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Commission welcomes adoption of far-reaching new transparency rules for tax advisers in the EU

European - Press release Commission Brussels, 13 March 2018 The European Commission has welcomed the political agreement reached by EU Member States today on new transparency rules for intermediaries - such as tax advisers, accountants, banks and lawyers - who design and promote tax planning schemes for their clients.

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