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05-05-2015 - Control challenges in the EU's own resources system

CONT BUDG 11-06-2019 - 11:42
Poster of CONT-BUDG hearing on Own resources system

The Hearing was organised jointly by the Committee on Budgetary Control and the Committee on Budgets. The purpose was to examine the control aspects of the GNI (gross national income) and VAT (value added tax) own resources system. In particular, Members have focused on the way own resources are collected.

Location : European Parliament, Paul-Henri Spaak building - Room 3C050, Rue Wiertz 60, 1047 Brussels