MEP Prendergast welcomes EU proposal to tackle multinational tax avoidance

Labour MEP for Munster, Phil Prendergast, has welcomed news that the European Commission plans to introduce more stringent legislation to tackle multinational’s who seek to avoid tax.   The legislation, to be proposed by the EU’s Commissioner for Taxation Algirdas Semata in December, will include improvements to the current situation such as:   A stricter definition of “tax haven” will be adopted instead of […]