Taxation and Customs Union
This report contains a detailed statistical and economic analysis of the tax systems of the Member States of the European Union and Norway.
Statement of Condolences of the Commissioner Following the Passing Away of President Algirdas Mykolas Brazauskas
Commissioner Algirdas Šemeta expresses his sincere condolences to the family and relatives of President Algirdas Mykolas Brazauskas
The European Commission today launched a public consultation on problems related to cross-border inheritance tax within the EU, and possible solutions to these problems.
The European Union and Japan today signed a Decision which will simplify and speed up the customs procedures for trustworthy, certified traders between both sides. The Decision establishes the mutual recognition of Authorised Economic Operators (AEOs), which will allow these operators to benefit from enhanced trade facilitation procedures and will enable customs to focus on high-risk transactions.
Commissioner has met Mr. Sebastian Vladescu, Minister of Public Finance of Romania to discuss the questions of his agenda.
Combating tax fraud and harmful tax practices: Commissioner Šemeta welcomes two important agreements in ECOFIN