Connect to share and comment

Tax evasion on agenda of May EU summit in May

PlacardEnlarge
(Globalpost/GlobalPost)

The fight against tax evasion will be on the agenda of the next European Union summit in May, EU president Herman Van Rompuy said Friday.

"Every year a trillion euros are lost in tax evasion and tax avoidance" in Europe, Van Rompuy said in a video message. "I have decided to put tax evasion on the agenda of the next May 22" summit.

ccr/rl

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130412/tax-evasion-agenda-may-eu-summit-may