The European Commission has presented a series of Directives aimed at tackling tax evasion and tax avoidance. The proposal for an EU Country-by-Country Reporting (proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2013/34/EU as regards disclosure of income tax...

Miguel Viegas went to Lisbon, representing GUE/NGL on a Mission of the Panama Papers' Inquiry Committee to gather information on money laundry and tax evasion. Portugal had 10 billion Euros flying to tax havens without any control between 2011 and 2014. And every day, 2.3 million euros...

During a plenary in Strasbourg on the 14th of June the newly re-elected Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat, endured a barrage of criticisms concerning money-laundering violations in Malta as well as his own integrity in relation to recent ‘Panama Papers’ leaks. Speaking in Strasbourg, GUE/NGL’s...