Other events


All other public events organised as part of committee activities involving external speakers or experts.

21-02-2019 - Study on Impact of Digitalisation on International Tax Matters

TAX3 21-02-2019 - 15:43
Study on " Impact of Digitalisation on International Tax Matters" - Challenges and Remedies

This paper was prepared by Policy Department A at the request of TAX3 to discuss tax challenges posed by digitalisation, especially regarding new business models and value creation process, the impact of BEPS actions, unilateral measures and recent tax developments in the EU and the USA while evaluating alternative approaches to reform the international tax system and highlighting difficulties and opportunities presented by Blockchain and collaborative economy for international taxation. (Read more)

19-02-2019 - Exchange of views with the Spanish State Secretary for Finance

TAX3 26-02-2019 - 10:29
Spanish flag

On 19 February 2019 in the afternoon the TAX3 Committee will exchange views with the Spanish State Secretary for Finance Ms Inés María Bardón Rafael on the digital tax that the Spanish Government is proposing to introduce in their domestic legislation and the Spanish position in relation to the Commission's proposals on the matter. (Read more)

19-02-2019 - Exchange of views with Commissioner Margrethe Vestager

TAX3 26-02-2019 - 10:26
Margrethe VESTAGER

On 19 February, the TAX3 Committee will exchange views with Margrethe Vestager, Member of the European Commission responsible for Competition, to discuss the state of play of the implementation of the recommendations made by the Parliament in the last 5 years, specially the state of play on ongoing fiscal state aid investigations. (Read more)

18-02-2019 - ECON/TAX3 - Joint session with National Parliaments

TAX3 14-02-2019 - 15:12
Poster for European Parliamentary week 2019

On 18 February, from 17.15 to 18.10, an inter-parliamentary committee meeting organised jointly with the ECON committee and the Parliament of Romania will take place. Participants from the European Parliament and national parliaments of 28 Member States will discuss the European Parliament's legislative and inquiry work in the area of tax and anti-money laundering and Taxation of the Digital Economy. (Read more)

10-12-2018 - Exchange of views with Commissioner Jourova

TAX3 06-03-2019 - 16:00
PANA Hearing with Věra Jourová, Member of the European Commission responsible for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality

On 10 December in Strasbourg, Members of the TAX3 Committee had an exchange of views with Commissioner Jourova to discuss the state of play of the implementation of the recommendations made by the Parliament in the last 4 years. Starting at 19:30, Members notably discussed the state of play as regards golden visa, banking supervision, the EU list of high risk countries with Commissioner Jourova. (Read more)

27-11-2018 - Exchange of views with Commissioner Pierre Moscovici

TAX3 11-12-2018 - 17:11
TAX3 Exchange of views with Commissioner Pierre Moscovici of 27 November 2018

On 27 November, from 16.00 to 17.15, the Members of the TAX3 Committee had an exchange of views with Commissioner Moscovici. It is a very timely moment to exchange views with Commissioner Moscovici to discuss the state of play of the implementation of the recommendations made by the Parliament in the last 4 years. Moreover, digital taxation, the grey list of tax havens, the Cum-Ex files and the future communication as regards qualified majority voting in the tax area will also be on the agenda. (Read more)

23-10-2018 - ECON/TAX3 Exchange of views with Bruno Le Maire, Minister for Economy and Finance

TAX3 30-10-2018 - 09:36
ECON/TAX3 Exchange of views with Bruno Le Maire, French Minister for Economy and Finance - 23 October 2018

On 23 October from 12.00 to 13.00, in Strasbourg, the Members of the ECON and TAX3 Committees will hold an exchange of views with Mr Bruno Le Maire, the French Minister for Economy and Finance on digital taxation. Current tax rules are not fit for the digital economy. They need to be modernised to ensure that digital companies contribute with their fair share of taxes. (Read more)

18-10-2018 - EPRS Presentation of studies on Golden Visas, Freeports and Shell Companies

TAX3 23-10-2018 - 17:09
TAX3 - EPRS presentation of studies on “Golden visas, free ports, and shell companies in the EU: Money laundering, Tax evasion and Tax avoidance risks”

During its meeting on 18 October, the Parliament’s Research Service (EPRS) will present three ‘in-house’ studies that were commissioned by the TAX3 coordinators as part of the fact finding work of the Committee. Following each presentation there will be rounds of questions and answers. (Read more)

10-10-2018 - Exchange of views with Ms Lapecorella, Chair of the Conduct Group (Business Taxation)

TAX3 11-12-2018 - 17:07
TAX3 meeting of 10 October 2018 - Exchange of views with Fabrizia Lapecorella, Chair of the Code of Conduct Group on Business Taxation

At its meeting of 10 October 2018, the TAX3 Committee will hold an exchange of views with Ms Fabrizia Lapecorella, Chair of the Code of Conduct Group (Business Taxation). The TAX3 Committee has within its remit to assess the methodology, country screening and impact of the EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes (EU blacklist of tax havens), the removal of countries from the list, and the sanctions adopted towards listed countries. (Read more)

10-10-2018 - Study on "VAT fraud: economic impact, challenges and policy issues"

TAX3 11-12-2018 - 17:06
TAX3 Study on "VAT fraud: economic impact, challenges and policy issues"

On 10 October 2018, Ms Marie Lamensch (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) will present the findings of her study on ‘VAT fraud: economic impact, challenges and policy issues’ to the Committee Members. The study describes the key features of the main VAT fraud schemes, assesses the current regulatory framework and the proposals under discussion, and offers a selection of recommendations to tackle VAT fraud, which accounts for billions of euro of lost tax revenue annually. (Read more)