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Stories that are tagged 'France'

France Right In Requesting USD1.1bn From UBS, Says ECHR

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Last updated 20 hours ago | Monday, January 16, 2017

The European Court of Human Rights has endorsed the decision of French authorities to compel UBS to put up a EUR1.1bn (USD1.16bn) security in its case against the bank concerning alleged tax fraud. Read Full Story


Panama Seeks Removal From French Tax Blacklist

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Panama is to meet with French authorities next week to negotiate its removal from France's blacklist of non-cooperative territories. Read Full Story


France Legislates For Single, 28 Percent CIT Rate

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

The French National Assembly has approved the Government's Budget for 2017. Read Full Story


ICC Lauds French Ruling Outlawing Public CbC Reporting

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

The International Chamber of Commerce has welcomed the French Constitutional Court's ruling that struck down as unconstitutional a French law requiring public disclosure of country-by-country reports. Read Full Story


France Referred To ECJ For 'Discriminatory' Dividends Tax

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

The European Commission has referred France to the European Court of Justice for failing to comply with a previous judgment on the taxation of dividends. Read Full Story


EU Publishes Tax-GDP Ratios For Member States

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, November 28, 2016

The tax-to-GDP ratio in the European Union remained stable in 2015, while the ratio in the Eurozone was down slightly on the previous year. Read Full Story


ESRI: Brexit To Hit UK-Europe Trade

by Amanda Banks,, London

Monday, November 28, 2016

If the UK's trading relationship with the EU reverts to World Trade Organisation rules post-Brexit, the impact on trade with individual EU member states will depend on the volume and nature of the merchandise traded, Ireland's Economic and Social Research Institute has said. Read Full Story


French President Hopeful Fillon Pledges Tax Cuts

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, November 25, 2016

Francois Fillon, one of the two remaining candidates standing for the right to lead France's main center-right party in the 2017 presidential elections, has proposed major tax cuts for businesses and individuals if he becomes French President. Read Full Story


France Launches Panama Papers Investigations

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, November 18, 2016

The French Government has launched hundreds of investigations into the tax affairs of French citizens in response to information revealed in the Panama Papers leak. Read Full Story


Sarkozy For 'Carbon Tax' On US Imports To Europe

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

French presidential hopeful Nicolas Sarkozy has suggested that the European Union should levy a tax on imports from the United States if Washington fails to tackle America's greenhouse gas emissions. Read Full Story




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