IP/17/3305  21-09-2017 - Taxation: Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 September 2017 Taxation: Commission sets out path towards fair taxation of the Digital Economy The European Commission is today launching a new EU agenda to ensure that the digital economy is taxed in a fair and growth-friendly way.
MEMO/17/3341  21-09-2017 - Questions and Answers on the Communication on a Fair and Efficient Tax System in the EU for the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 September 2017 Questions and Answers on the Communication on a Fair and Efficient Tax System in the EU for the Digital Single Market Why is the Commission addressing digital tax now? The taxation of the digital economy is part of the Juncker Commission's...
SPEECH/17/3402  21-09-2017 - Vice-President Dombrovskis on the Communication on A Fair and Efficient Tax System in the European Union for the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 September 2017 Good morning everyone, Today, the Commission is launching a new EU agenda for fair taxation of the digital economy. We have adopted a Communication that describes the challenges Member States are facing when taxing the digital economy and...
SPEECH/17/3281  16-09-2017 - Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the second informal ECOFIN press conference in Tallinn 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Tallinn, 16 September 2017 I would like to thank the Estonian Presidency for these two productive days in Tallinn. I welcome the Estonian Presidency's initiative to launch a debate in the EU on how to modernise the tax rules to take into...
IP/17/2082  20-07-2017 - Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year New figures released by the European Commission today show that customs authorities detained more than 41 million fake and counterfeit products at the EU's external border...
IP/17/1932  13-07-2017 - Security Union: Cracking down on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Security Union: Cracking down on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism The European Commission has today put forward new rules to clamp down on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods from outside the EU, often...
MEMO/17/1954  13-07-2017 - Questions and Answers on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 July 2017 Questions and Answers on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism Why is the Commission proposing new rules on the import of cultural goods? In recent years, a string of crimes against world cultural heritage have been perpetrated...
SPEECH/17/2026  13-07-2017 - Opening remarks by Commissioner Moscovici on the Commission's proposal on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 13 July 2017 Bonjour à tous. The issue is certainly fascinating. Je voudrais vous parler aujourd'hui d'art et de terrorisme. L'articulation peut paraître un peu surprenante mais, il faut avoir en tête une réalité, c'est que les terroristes sont bel et...
SPEECH/17/1828  28-06-2017 - Speech by Commissioner Pierre Moscovici at the Commission's Tax Fairness Conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Brussels, 28 June 2017 Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me first take a moment to sincerely thank DG TAXUD for their stellar job on this conference, which I am delighted and honoured to conclude.
IP/17/1663  21-06-2017 - Commission forges ahead on new transparency rules for tax planning intermediaries 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 21 June 2017 The European Commission has today proposed tough new transparency rules for intermediaries - such as tax advisors, accountants, banks and lawyers - who design and promote tax planning schemes for their clients.