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Weekly Tax News – 12 April 2021

- The new US plan for the international corporate tax reform
- FISC subcommittee to discuss with Bundestag and ECA
- ECA warns that insufficient custom control harmonization hampers EU financial interests

Weekly Tax News – 6 April 2021

- European Commission launches public consultation on excise duties for manufactured tobacco products
- Digital Services Tax: USTR closes proceedings against EU and Czechia but considers further tariff actions against Italy, Spain and Austria
- European Parliament unsatisfied of the tax provisions of the EU-UK agreement on financial services
- President Biden targets fair taxation of large corporations

Weekly Tax News – 29 March 2021

- ECON Committee adopts report on digital taxation
- The Council adopts DAC 7: new reporting obligations for digital platforms
- Report on post-COVID tax system discussed by FISC MEPs

Weekly Tax News – 22 March 2021

- ECOFIN remains positive about an OECD agreement on international tax reform
- FISC Committee advances on its report on digital taxation
- The Parliament calls for an ambitious DAC reform
- Court of Justice of the EU validate Polish and Hungarian turnover taxes
- European Commission refers the UK to the Court of Justice for state aid in Gibraltar

Weekly Tax News – 15 March 2021

- ATAD3 could be the Commission’s answer to OpenLux
- European Parliament adopts its opinion on DAC7
- European Commission consults on DAC8 and taxpayers’ rights
- Court of Justice on VAT group: principle establishment and branch must be regarded as separate taxable persons

Weekly Tax News – 8 March 2021

- International tax reform on the agenda of the next ECOFIN
- EU Trilogue on public CbCR will begin soon
- Dock dues in French outermost regions
- Member States are open to discuss with China on VAT administrative cooperation
- Court of Justice dismisses General Court judgement based on FC Barcelona action

Weekly Tax News – 1 March 2021

- Public CbCR: agreement reached
- FISC subcommittee discusses CumEx scandal and Digital Tax report
- Dominica added to the EU tax blacklist

Weekly Tax News – 22 February 2021

- EU tax blacklist: the exclusion of Turkey ignites the Parliament
- February infringement package: letters of formal notice to France and Sweden
- France deferral of tax payment for airlines is consistent with EU law
- EC public consultation on implementing rules for VAT e-commerce trade
- France to search tax evaders on social media

Weekly Tax News – 15 February 2021

- FISC subcommittee workshop on digital taxation
- Luxembourg tax regime once again under scrutiny
- Commission’s plan for VAT: “mind the gap” and VAT on financial services
- Public CbCR is back on the Council’s table

Weekly Tax News – 8 February 2021

- MEP of the ECON Committee support DAC 7
- US back into negotiation on the international tax reform
- EC’s public consultation on tax rules on tobacco and alcoholic beverages
- ECON adopts an opinion on future relationship with the UK

Weekly Tax News – 1 February 2021

- MEPs worried about the future UK tax policy
- The European Court of Auditors warns that DAC is not working as it should
- International tax reform: Member States more optimistic than MEPs