In these FAQs, we answer the top questions on a major reform to international corporate tax rules.
An effective new task force is being set up to detect illicit tax schemes and large-scale tax fraud such as cum/ex arrangements more quickly and put a stop to them. What will the task force do to investigate tax fraud and tax avoidance? How many new positions will be created? And what else is the German Finance Ministry doing to combat tax avoidance? Here are the answers to the most frequently …
The Federation, Länder and local authorities can continue to expect higher tax revenues in the coming years. According to current tax estimates, tax revenues will rise from €796.4bn in 2019 to around €935.0bn in 2024. The trend will be somewhat better for the Länder and local authorities than for the Federation, however. Overall, the Working Party on Tax Revenue Estimates has corrected its …