18. Mar, 2018

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Can you now see the hidden and not so hidden agenda of Brexit gurus, especially of those Leave-now-no deal proponents?

“The overwhelming support by the European Parliament for an amendment requiring the UK to match EU tax standards is the final nail in the coffin of the Tories’ plan for creating tax-haven Britain after Brexit. The vast majority of MEPs support the Commission’s demands for a level playing-field on tax matters in any future trade deal and the trade negotiations are likely to include requirements to tackle the underbelly of the British economy: its overseas territories.

“The European Parliament has sent a clear message to the British Government: Brexit must become an exit from the race to the bottom on tax. Only if Britain complies with EU tax standards can it hope to achieve a comprehensive free trade deal with the EU27.”

Molly, a member of the European Parliament’s tax inquiry Committee, has hailed today’s decisive vote in favour of a resolution on future EU-UK relations as the ‘final nail in the coffin of the Tories’ plan for creating tax-haven Britain’ post-Brexit [1]. The resolution makes clear that any...
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