The European Commission report on Tax Reforms in EU Member States published today focuses on tax policy challenges for economic growth and fiscal stability.
The infographic below highlights a few of the tax reforms introduced in the EU Member States and the challenges ahead:
Data taken from: Tax Reforms in EU Member States 2014
Improving the design of their tax systems is a way for EU Member States to improve their public finances, to support growth and job creation, to strengthen economic stability and to increase fairness.
This report on Tax Reforms in EU Member States:
It also includes an indicator-based assessment, which gives an initial indication of Member States’ performance in each area.
Without real reforms, effectively implemented, we will not have sustainable growth and job creation. No country is immune from the need to reform.
- VP Katainen, Eurogroup meeting in Milan, September 2014
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