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S&Ds: It’s time for the Council to finally adopt the Women on Boards Directive, we need more women in economic decision-making

During today’s plenary, the Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament will call on the member states to finally adopt the so called

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How much Tax evasion and fraud really weigh and how to stop it!

The Tax Gap that still exists nowadays in the European Union is unacceptable: 825 000 000 000 Euros. While this represents a slight decrease compared

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The European Tax Gap

The European Tax Gap. A decade after the collapse of 2008 the European Union is only slowly getting back to economic recovery. Across the member

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We have to gear up in the fight against tax crime, says Udo Bullmann as new S&D study reveals €825 billion tax gap

A study commissioned by the S&D Group reveals that tax evasion deprives European taxpayers of €825 billion every year. While this represents a slight

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Fair Tax Report

Fair Tax Report. €825 000 000 000. This is the minimum amount missing from European public coffers every year. It is very likely that this tax gap

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S&Ds welcome Commission’s proposal to end veto on taxation and announce up-coming new study on tax gap

Reacting to a Commission proposal to extend majority voting to all EU tax policies by the end of 2020, which is expected to be presented by EU

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After populist propaganda and costly confrontations, Italian government is forced to revert to EU rule-based banking and budget flexibility to partially remedy self-inflicted harm

Following the decision by the Italian government to prop up the troubled lender Banca Carige by giving it access to state-backed guarantees for new

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This Budget is for you!

The EU Parliament gave another chance to Europe. Now it’s up to member states to show they believe in the European future.

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S&Ds criticize lack of progress on Eurozone reforms

Following the conclusions of the Euro-Summit on the reform of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), S&D group president Udo Bullmann states: "While

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Plenary backs ambitious S&D proposal to tax more tech giants

Today the Socialists and Democrats led a broad coalition in the plenary to include digital provider companies such as Netflix or iTunes (Apple) in the