Past Event

The future of taxation in the EU: tax solidarity

Tadeusz Kościński, the Minister of Finance of Poland, talked about taxation policy in the EU.

Date: February 17, 2020, 12:00 pm Topic: Finance & Financial Regulation

 

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Event summary

At this event various aspects of the EU taxation policy were discussed such as the closing of the EU VAT gap, closer cooperation between Member States’ tax administrations, introducing a digital tax, and cracking down on tax paradises.

These discussions were kicked off by a speech by Tadeusz Kościński, the Polish Minister of Finance. He referred to Poland’s latest experience of improving tax collection (for VAT and other taxes).

Schedule

Feb 17, 2020

12:00-12:30

Check-in and networking lunch

12:30-12:50

Speech

Tadeusz Kościński, Minister of Finance, Poland

12:50-13:30

Panel discussion

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director, Bruegel

Piotr Arak, Director, Polish Economic Institute

Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Non-Resident fellow

Maria Teresa Fabregas Fernandez, Director for Indirect Taxation and Tax Administration, European Commission, DG TAXUD

13:30-14:00

Q&A

14:00

End

Speakers

Piotr Arak

Director, Polish Economic Institute

Agnès Bénassy-Quéré

Non-Resident fellow

Maria Teresa Fabregas Fernandez

Director for Indirect Taxation and Tax Administration, European Commission, DG TAXUD

Tadeusz Kościński

Minister of Finance, Poland

Guntram B. Wolff

Director, Bruegel

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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