MEMO/14/303  16-04-2014 - Every euro counts: European Parliament says 'yes' to new rules to fight fraud and euro counterfeiting 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 The European Parliament plenary has today voted in favour of two initiatives from the European Commission that will help protect the euro against counterfeiting and combat fraud against the EU budget.
MEMO/14/293  16-04-2014 - April infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 April April In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/416  10-04-2014 - Taxation: Reinforcing the Single Market for citizens 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 Today the Commission is launching two public consultations and creating an expert group to gather ideas on how to tackle any tax obstacles that hinder the cross-border activity of individuals in the Single Market.
MEMO/14/278  10-04-2014 - Cross border taxation of citizens: Frequently asked questions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 10 April 2014 See also IP/14/416 What is the aim of the public consultation on tax problems faced by EU citizens who are active across borders within the EU? The public consultation is designed to inform the Commission about the actual tax problems encountered by individuals...
SPEECH/14/322  10-04-2014 - Speech - "Boosting tax revenue, maintaining competitiveness" 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Algirdas Šemeta Commissioner responsible for Taxation and Customs Union, Statistics, Audit and Anti-fraudSpeech - At hearing before the Senate of French Republic Paris, 10 April 2014 Honourable Senators, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me start by thanking the French Senate for inviting me today at a...
SPEECH/14/302  07-04-2014 - Speech: EU tax policy: achievements and way forward 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Algirdas Šemeta Commissioner responsible for Taxation and Customs Union, Statistics, Audit and Anti-fraud Speech: Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) - European Parliament Brussels, 7 April 2014 Dear Sharon, Honourable Members, For the last time, through this structured dialogue, I have the chance to...
SPEECH/14/301  07-04-2014 - Speech: EU customs policy: achievements and way forward 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Algirdas Šemeta Commissioner responsible for Taxation and Customs Union, Statistics, Audit and Anti-fraud Speech: Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO) - European Parliament Brussels, 7 April 2014 Chairman Harbour, Honourable Members, Thank you for the invitation to be here today, I very...
MEMO/14/255  04-04-2014 - PROTECTING THE EU BUDGET AND THE BUDGET DISCHARGE PROCEDURE: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 4 April 2014 What is the EU budget discharge procedure? The budget discharge is the final approval of the EU budget implementation for a given year. It is granted by the European Parliament, following a recommendation from the Member States in Council.
SPEECH/14/282  04-04-2014 - Speech: Protecting EU taxpayers' money: The Facts 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Algirdas Šemeta Commissioner responsible for Taxation and Customs Union, Statistics, Audit and Anti-fraud Speech: Statement - European Commission Press room Brussels, 4 April 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, Yesterday, the European Parliament granted discharge on the EU budget for 2012, in line with the Council's recommendation...
IP/14/367  03-04-2014 - High-level Group at work on future financing of the EU 
European Commission - Level Group on Own Resources Press release Brussels, 3 April 2014 High The high level group on own resources holds its first meeting in Brussels today under the chairmanship of Mario Monti, former Italian Prime Minister and European Commissioner.