Council of the EU
Davide Anghileri of the University of Lausanne discusses an ECOFIN deal, reached May 23, for a directive that will create a new system for resolving double taxation disputes between the EU States; he also provides an update of EU discussions on adopting a common corporate tax base (CCTB) . . .
Enhancing EU tax certainty for multinational groups has become a hot topic. The subject was taken up during a recent informal meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) in Malta and is also the focus of a new European Commission taxation paper . . .
Davide Anghileri, of the University of Lausanne, discusses an EU Council compromise agreement, reached today, on a directive addressing hybrid mismatches involving non-EU countries . . .
EU finance ministers today agreed to criteria to be used to identify non-EU countries as candidates for an EU-wide tax haven blacklist which could result in countries that have low or even zero corporate. . .
EU finance ministers at a June 17 ECOFIN meeting were again unable to reach political agreement on an anti-tax avoidance directive aimed at multinational corporations . . .
Ahead of tomorrow's ECOFIN meeting seeking agreement the EU anti-tax avoidance directive, Czech Republic finance Minister Andrej Babiš is warning that, to win his country's support for the directive, EU ministers . . .
EU finance ministers at a meeting of the ECOFIN today failed to reach agreement on the EU Commission's proposed anti-tax avoidance directive, though officials remained optimistic that a compromise agreement can . . .