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Post-Brexit we must not allow a ‘Singapore-on-Thames’ at our border, say S&Ds, pushing for tougher criteria for EU’s tax haven list

Under the leadership of the Socialists and Democrats, the European Parliament is set to adopt a proposal for greater transparency and stricter

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To stop tax havens like Cayman Islands from getting off the hook, S&Ds push for tougher criteria

Today, the European Parliament’s economic committee is sending a strong call to the Commission and Council to reform the EU’s tax havens list. MEPs

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S&Ds welcome Eurogroup breakthrough on ESM reform to reduce risks for the banking sector

Last night’s Eurogroup agreement ends a year-long blockage that will finally update the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) by improving the credit

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Council conclusions on taxation are encouraging sign EU ministers are willing to crack down on harmful tax practices

Reacting to the recent conclusions on taxation from the EU economic and finance ministers, Pedro Marques MEP, S&D spokesperson on tax matters, said:

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ECOFIN’s Cayman Islands decision shows criteria for EU tax-haven blacklist are broken

Reacting to today's decision by EU finance and economic ministers to update the EU's tax-haven blacklist, Pedro Marques MEP, S&D spokesperson on tax

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S&Ds present coordinators and chairs of new committees launched today

On the occasion of today's launch of the new special and sub committees in the European Parliament we are delighted to present our newly elected S&D

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Another Europe is possible, based on clear commitments to EU values, says S&D leader Iratxe García

The European Parliament today agreed on a resolution on the conclusions of the extraordinary European Council meeting of 17-21 July 2020. Socialists

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Today’s ruling of the EU General Court on the Apple case just shows how much we need tax justice, say S&Ds

Socialists and Democrats today call on member states to take action in order to ensure fairer taxation in Europe following the decision of the

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S&Ds launch #taxjustice campaign ahead of Parliament’s new tax sub-committee

The Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today launched a tax justice campaign. This comes a week ahead of the Commission presenting an

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S&Ds call on new EU resources to rebuild post-pandemic Europe

Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament today proposed a basket of new resources to the EU budget to finance the economic and social