EU provides €2 million to Global Forum in support of tax transparency and exchange of information in developing countries

Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Union, Pierre Moscovici is co-signing today a €2 million grant contract with OECD partners today on the 26 November 2019, in support of developing countries’ efforts to meet global standards in tax transparency and information exchange. The signing takes place in the margins of the 10th […]

EU tax transparency tools prove effective in the fight against tax evasion and tax avoidance

EU tax transparency rules on the automatic exchange of information between Member States are delivering added-value when it comes to countries’ ability to crack down on tax avoidance, according to an evaluation published on 16 September 2019 by the Commission. The report provides a first snapshot of the commonly agreed legislation underpinning the exchange of tax […]

VAT Cross Border Rulings (CBR)

EU Pilot project What is it? A pilot project has been set up to allow taxable persons to obtain advance rulings on the VAT treatment of complex cross-border transactions. Several Member States are participating in this project, set up by the EU VAT Forum. Taxable persons envisaging cross-border transactions between two or more of the participating […]