Tax Policy Group to discuss the good governance in tax matters, e-commerce, environmental taxation and financial sector taxation
Algirdas Šemeta, Commissioner for Taxation, Customs, Anti-Fraud and Audit, will today chair the fourth meeting of the Tax Policy Group (TPG). This Group brings together representatives of EU Finance Ministers to discuss key tax policy issues.
The main topic for discussion in the Group today will be the fight against tax fraud and tax avoidance. The Group will explore how Member States could coordinate their approach towards third countries that do not adhere to principles of good governance.
The Group will also address for the first time the possible impact of e-commerce on corporation tax, VAT, excise duties and customs.