Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

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New EU tax study: fight against tax evasion has not yet been won

A new study by the European Commission concludes that the Member States of the European Union lost around 46 billion euros in tax revenue in 2016 as a result of tax evasion by private individuals. The German tax authorities…

Keynote: The implementation of reuseable packaging in Europe

At the 7th European REUSE Conference, on 24 September 2019, I was asked to speak on the implementation of reuseable packaging in Europe. The conference was organised by Environmental Action Germany (Deutsche Umwelthilfe e.V.), the European Association of Beverage…

Tax: EU Member States must stop blocking action on tax transparency

Today, Members of the European Parliament have voted on a resolution calling on Member States to make progress on measures designed to improve tax transparency for multinationals. In the five years since the LuxLeaks scandal, which showed the extent…