Digitalization changes everything. Disruptive technologies, such as blockchain do not only change the way financial transactions are made between individuals, but also affect taxation and especially money laundering. Trying to adapt legislation to the new challenges, on Thursday June 7th the TAX3 committee held a...

GUE/NGL MEPs have slammed the refusal by representatives of Apple to appear before a hearing of the European Parliament's TAX3 committee (special committee on financial crimes, tax evasion and tax avoidance) scheduled for June 21. Irish MEP Matt Carthy said: "Today the TAX3 committee has received...

Given the new EU regulations for personal data protection that will come into effect on May 25, 2018, giving each individual more control of his/her personal data, we want to let you know that GUE/NGL is very concerned with the protection of personal data and...

On Tuesday 15 May  the TAX 3 committee held its third hearing. This time on the agenda was the current state of the measures against harmful tax practices within the EU and abroad, with  special attention given to the Blacklist (a list of countries that...