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Commissioner Semeta sets out priorities for EU tax policy: Speech at Irish Parliament Committee on Finance

10/01/2013

Commissioner Semeta today addressed the Irish Parliament (Oireachtas) Committee on Finance, setting out the priorities for EU Taxation under the Irish Presidency.  These include progress on the Financial Transaction Tax, the Tax Evasion and Avoidance Package, and the CCCTB.

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08/01/2013

Commissioner Semeta today addressed the Irish Parliament (Oireachtas) Committee on Finance, setting out the priorities for EU Taxation under the Irish Presidency.
These include progress on the Financial Transaction Tax, the Tax Evasion and Avoidance Package, and the CCCTB.
The Commissioner also spoke of the need for deeper tax coordination in the EU, along with national taxation that is both competitive and fair.

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Customs: strengthening the security of the supply chain

08/01/2013

The Commission adopted today a Communication on Customs Risk Management and the Security of the Supply Chain. It sets out a strategy to enable customs to better tackle risks associated with goods being traded in international supply chains. It involves more rational use of resources, better quality and availability of trade data, and deeper partnership with trade and international partners. This proposed new EU approach will supplement national work by integrating a wider scope of information and intelligence from many sources.

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