Anti-Evasion Initiative Meant to Create 'Peer Pressure' Among EU Members

Anti-Evasion Initiative Meant to Create 'Peer Pressure' Among EU Members

As part of an EU-wide action plan to crack down on tax evasion and avoidance, the European Commission on April 23 created an expert group intended to monitor EU member states' progress and "serve as a source of strong peer pressure."
 
... [T]he Platform for Tax Good Governance, Aggressive Tax Planning and Double Taxation... was first conceived in a commission action plan, announced in December 2012, as a way for the EU to bolster its position against tax havens and aggressive tax planning.
 
The group will have a maximum of 45 members, comprising EU member state tax authorities and up to 15 civil society, business, and tax practitioner organizations.

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