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Submitted: 21 May 2019
The EU’s General Court has held that the EU Commission was wrong to classify a progressive Polish tax on the retail sector involving a high starting threshold as State aid.
Submitted: 17 May 2019
The ECJ has held that issues of State aid would preclude domestic courts finding that discriminatory taxes breached the free movement of capital
Submitted: 04 March 2019
The General Court of the European Union has held that the Belgian tax system for providing rulings in respect of the "excess profits" of MNEs did not constitute an illegal State Aid scheme.
Submitted: 22 October 2018
Pierre-Régis Dukmedjian and Alejandro Dominguez’s article for Tax Journal considers the European Commission’s announcement that, in its view, Luxembourg did not grant any unlawful state aid to McDonald’s.
Submitted: 16 April 2018
Pierre-Regis Dukmedjian and Alejandro Dominguez’s article on the European Commission’s State Aid decision in the Amazon case published in the 06 April 2018 edition of Tax Journal.
Last Reviewed: 24 April 2017 / Submitted: 25 February 2015
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Last Reviewed: 24 June 2016 / Submitted: 23 June 2016
An overview of the possible implications for State aid law now that the UK has voted to leave the EU.
Submitted: 01 June 2016
The Commission has finally adopted its long-awaited notice on the notion of State aid. The notice provides guidance on when State measures fall within or outside of the scope of EU State aid control.
Submitted: 02 February 2016
This article considers the latest developments in the EU tax probes - and a novel suggestion for the European Commission's State aid powers.
Submitted: 11 January 2016
We pick out some of the diverse antitrust issues likely to be under the microscope during 2016 at EU level and in Belgium and the UK.
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