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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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A European budget for the people

After months of tough negotiations, the S&D team managed to secure a deal for the next multi-annual budget of the European Union (MFF). S&Ds succeeded

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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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S&D MEP Pedro Marques on EU tax justice

LuxLeaks, SwissLeaks and the Panama Papers revealed a broken tax system where big corporations and rich individuals are getting away with exploiting

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S&D MEP Paul Tang fights for a fairer EU tax system

LuxLeaks, SwissLeaks and the Panama Papers revealed a broken tax system where big corporations and rich individuals are getting away with exploiting

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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