Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne

Tax evasion

Policy adviser for the ECON and TAX3 Committees

Vacancy Notice – Policy adviser for the ECON and TAX3 Committees Contractual agent, FG III This is to inform you that the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament is looking for a full-time maternity leave replacement for the position of Policy…

Success in the fight against tax evasion and money laundering: The UK obliges overseas territories to transparency regarding company owners

The House of Commons yesterday approved an amendment to fight money laundering and tax evasion, requiring 14 overseas territories, including the major financial centres as the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Gibraltar, Turks and Caicos Islands, to introduce…

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…

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…