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Stories that are tagged 'France'

EU Asks France To Amend WHT Regime

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The European Commission has asked France to abolish a withholding tax that applies to dividends received by non-resident companies. Read Full Story


The Tax Proposals Of French President-Elect Macron

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

French centrist independent candidate Emmanuel Macron was elected to the presidency of France on May 7, after pledging significant tax cuts for businesses and individuals. Read Full Story


Panama Must Focus On Tax Transparency, Reform: IMF

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Monday, May 8, 2017

Panama should take measures to address its low tax revenues, including enhancing tax administration, streamlining tax incentives and exemptions, and avoiding amnesties, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said. Read Full Story


Dutch Tax Agency Writes To Swiss Bank Clients

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, May 8, 2017

The Netherlands Fiscal Information and Investigation Service has sent more than 650 letters to account holders of a Swiss bank in relation to an ongoing investigation into undeclared accounts. Read Full Story


Tax 'Lost' In Panama Papers Worth Up To EUR237bn For EU

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The total loss to EU member states from the schemes revealed in the Panama Papers could be in the region of between EUR109bn (USD119bn) to EUR237bn, according to a new study commissioned by the European Parliament's PANA committee. Read Full Story


Ryanair Seeking French Tax Refund

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, May 1, 2017

Ireland-based budget airline Ryanair is pursuing a EUR15m (USD16.3m) tax refund from the French authorities following a European Court of Justice ruling relating to social security payments for international transport workers. Read Full Story


HMRC Raids Soccer Clubs In Tax Fraud Probe

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The UK tax authority, HM Revenue and Customs, has raided two English soccer clubs as part of a tax fraud investigation. Read Full Story


The Tax Policies Of The French Presidential Candidates

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

As widely predicted, independent centrist Emmanuel Macron and former nationalist party leader Marine Le Pen gained the most votes in the preliminary round of the French Presidential election on April 23, and go forward to run-off election on May 7. Both candidates have pledged changes to French taxes if elected President. Read Full Story


Bulgaria Removes Panama From Tax Blacklist

by Mike Godfrey,, Washington

Friday, April 21, 2017

Bulgaria has removed Panama from its tax haven blacklist in recognition of the South American country's effort to improve transparency and tax co-operation. Read Full Story


French Presidential Candidate Proposes 100 Percent Tax

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Jean-Luc Melenchon, the far-left candidate in France's presidential race, is promising to impose a 100 percent tax on high incomes to promote more income equality in France. Read Full Story




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