SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament
"After the LuxLeaks scandal, it can't be business as usual" stress MEPs
The European Parliament today gave the green light to a set of measures aimed at fighting the 'aggressive tax planning' which drains billions of euros from member states' national budgets each year in tax losses.
S&D MEP and co-author of the European Parliament's resolution Anneliese Dodds said:
"This report shows the determination of both the European Parliament and the people of Europe to see real legislative change to stop tax dodging by big multinational firms. By introducing laws at EU level, we can prevent companies jumping across borders to reduce their tax bills to almost zero.
This High-quality broadcast package contains 3 videos:
- 1 B-roll interview with co-author of the corporate tax avoidance's resolution, Anneliese Dodds (S&D, UK)
- 1 video clip: "S&D 6 keypoints for tax justice in Europe"
- Stock shots of big companies headquarters