EUROPEAN UNION – AMAZON GETS 250 MILLIONS EURO REIMBURSEMENT

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keywords: amazon, tax, european union, tax benefit, luxembourg. The European Union is asking Amazon for the reimbursement of 250 million euros for undue tax advantages. This sum is to be recovered by the Luxembourg State. The EU had also asked Ireland to recover 13 billion euros from Apple for the same reason, the Irish state refusing to comply to this order at risk of prosecution by the EU. Share this page with:

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Luxembourg asks EU for reopening infringement procedure against Germany

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keywords: german highway, toll, maut, germany, luxembourg. The Ministry of Sustainable Development issues a statement this Thursday morning asking the European Union to reopen its investigation procedure against the introduction of a toll on the German motorways for light vehicles which would then be compensated for the only German taxpayers. Austria and the Netherlands join Luxembourg in this statement. Share this page with:

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DEFENSE – EU LAUNCHES FUND FOR HIGH TECH EQUIPMENT

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keywords: nato, european union, europe of defense, defense budget, luxembourg. The European Commission announced on Wednesday (07 June) the launch of a fund for the defense of the countries of the Union. This fund is expected to provide 500 million euros of money from the European Union to help buy and develop high-tech military projects such as drones or robotics. This amount is expected to double from 2020 to reach the billion euros annually. This decision comes as President Trump continues to press his NATO allies to increase their military…

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