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European Commission Investigation into French and Belgian Tax Subsidies

The European Commission has announced a competition investigation into French and Belgian ports. The focus is on whether various corporation tax exemptions given to the ports amount to illegal state aid. The competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said: “Ports play a … Continue reading

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Europe to Investigate McDonald’s Tax Links to Luxembourg

• The European Commission has announced an investigation into McDonalds’s tax arrangements with Luxembourg. • The issue is whether its special favoured treatment by Luxembourg amounted to illegal state aid. It is reported the deal let McDonalds pay no, or … Continue reading

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