IP/15/5201  18-06-2015 - Commission refers Belgium to Court because of its tax treatment of Belgian taxpayers investing in property abroad 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 18 June 2015 The European Commission is referring Belgium to the Court of Justice of the European Union because of its tax legislation which provides for different methods of assessing income from property.
IP/15/5188  17-06-2015 - Commission presents Action Plan for Fair and Efficient Corporate Taxation in the EU 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 17 June 2015 Today the Commission presented an Action Plan to fundamentally reform corporate taxation in the EU. The Action Plan sets out a series of initiatives to tackle tax avoidance, secure sustainable revenues and strengthen the Single Market for businesses.
IP/15/5156  17-06-2015 - Commission launches public consultation on corporate tax transparency 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 17 June 2015 The European Commission is today launching a public consultation on corporate tax transparency in the EU. This consultation aims to find out whether requiring companies to disclose more information about the taxes they pay could help tackle tax avoidance and aggressive...
MEMO/15/5175  17-06-2015 - Questions and Answers on the Action Plan for Fair and Efficient Corporate Taxation in the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 June 2015 Why has the Commission developed an Action Plan to improve corporate taxation in the EU? Corporate taxation in the EU needs to be fundamentally reformed. Today's corporate tax systems in EU Member States were conceived in the 1930s, when cross-border trade...
MEMO/15/5174  17-06-2015 - Questions and Answers on the CCCTB re-launch 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 June 2015 What is the Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB)? The Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB) was proposed by the Commission in 2011. It offers a single set of rules that cross-border companies could use to calculate their taxable profits in...
IP/15/5044  27-05-2015 - Commission prepares an Action Plan for fairer and more growth-friendly tax systems in Europe 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 May 2015 The College of Commissioners today held an orientation debate on measures to make corporate taxation fairer, more growth-friendly and transparent. It was agreed that a new EU approach to corporate taxation is needed to successfully address tax abuse, ensure sustainable revenues...
IP/15/5043  27-05-2015 - Fighting tax evasion: EU and Switzerland sign historic tax transparency agreement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 May 2015 Today the EU and Switzerland signed a historic new tax transparency agreement, which will significantly improve the fight against tax evasion. Under the agreement, both sides will automatically exchange information on the financial accounts of each other's residents from 2018.
SPEECH/15/4900  29-04-2015 - Commissioner Moscovici's speech: The future of tax policy: A matter for society as a whole- Closing address "the way forward" 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 29 April 2015   Ladies and Gentlemen, Thank you for inviting me to your annual tax policy conference. It is my pleasure to be joining you today and to contribute to your discussions.
SPEECH/15/4731  30-03-2015 - Discours introductif du Commissaire Pierre Moscovici à la réunion conjointe de la Commission spéciale sur les rescrits fiscaux (TAXE) et de la Commission des affaires économiques et monétaires (ECON) du Parlement européen 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 30 March 2015 Monsieur les Présidents, Mesdames et Messieurs les Vice-Présidents, Mesdames et Messieurs les Membres, Je vous remercie de me permettre d'être le premier à venir échanger avec vous, au sein de cette Commission spéciale, et conjointe, sur la question...
IP/15/4675  26-03-2015 - Taxation: Commission refers Greece to Court regarding the discriminatory tax exemption for primary residences 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2015 The European Commission has decided to refer Greece to the Court of Justice of the European Union regarding its inheritance tax exemption for primary residences which is applicable only to EU nationals residing in Greece.