Sven Giegold
Mitglied der Grünen/EFA-Fraktion im Europaparlament

Sprecher Europagruppe Grüne


Controversial tax transparency vote shifted

Just before the sensitive hearing of Jean-Claude Juncker in the PANA inquiry committee the committees on economic and monetary affairs and the legal affairs called off the vote on new tax transparency rules for transnational companies. The common voting…

Maltese Prime Minister Muscat invited to PANA inquiry committee

Today, the coordinators of the inquiry committee “money laundering, tax avoidance and tax evasion” (PANA) decided to invite Prime Minister Joseph Muscat. The invitation will be linked to his appearance in Strasbourg in the European Parliament plenary week (from…

Job Opening: Campaigner for the Tax Justice Priority

The Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament is looking for a Campaigner for the Tax Justice Priority The post is a fixed- term contract for 2 years as a contractual agent of the EP (FG III). A prolongation of…

British and German Greens Unite to Oppose Threats from Philip Hammond

British and German Greens working on economic and tax affairs have issued a joint statement before the expected speech by Prime Minister Theresa May outlining her plan for the Brexit negotiations. They jointly oppose the destructive approach to the…

Tax dumping: Juncker Commission proposes only half-hearted measures

The European Commission today held its first orientation debate on its planned measures against tax dumping and published its first ideas.   Commenting on these proposals, Sven Giegold, Green finance and economic spokesperson  said: “The EU Commission is still half-hearted and restrained…