Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne
„Kommt, wir bauen das neue Europa!“

English

Luxemburg-Leaks as dawn of a European Policy for tax justice

Two weeks ago began a joint action: 80 journalists of international media brought forward overwhelming evidence of Luxemburg’s organized tax avoidance scheme. Headlines of newspapers like The Guardian, Süddeutsche Zeitung and other concerning the exposure of these practices did not…
Weiterlesen

Green action plan against tax fraud and evasion in Europa

Action plan against tax fraud and evasion in Europe The trove of documents leaked in 2013 (Offshore Leaks) and again in 2014 (Lux-Leaks) by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) have shed a welcome light on the dark reality…
Weiterlesen

LuxLeaks: reaction on Juncker’s press conference

EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker just concluded his press conference. Sven Giegold, financial and economic spokesperson for the Greens in the European Parliament, comments: “The measures Mr. Juncker sketched out against tax avoidance are insufficient. He holds firm to defend…
Weiterlesen

BBC: Looking into Luxembourg’s tax affair

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/de_DE/all.js#xfbml=1"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Beitrag von BBC Daily Politics &…
Weiterlesen

Tax evasion/Luxembourg leaks – Blow to Juncker’s credibility must spur real EU action against tax avoidance and dumping

Commenting on the ‘Luxembourg Leaks’ revelations on the state of Luxembourg’s role in facilitating large scale tax evasion by the international consortium of investigative journalists (ICIJ), Green economic and financial policy spokesman Sven Giegold said: “These revelations are a major…
Weiterlesen