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Indonesia Increases Airport Tax

by Mary Swire,, Hong Kong

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Indonesia is to hike its air departure tax for Soekarno-Hatta Airport, by far the country's busiest, from March 1. Read Full Story


Fall-off Noted In German Environmental Tax Burden

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Environmental tax revenue as a percentage of Germany's overall tax take has fallen to its lowest level in more than 20 years, according to the country's statistical agency. Read Full Story


EU Approves Linking With Swiss Emissions Trading Scheme

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The European Council on November 10 authorized the signing of an agreement with Switzerland to link their emissions trading systems. Read Full Story


Abolishing Aviation Tax Would Boost German Economy, Says Report

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A new study by PwC has concluded that abolishing Germany's flight ticket tax would provide a substantial boost to the German economy. Read Full Story


EU MEPs Back New Direction For Taxing Aviation's Emissions

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Friday, October 20, 2017

Members of the European Parliament have preliminarily agreed to continue with the aviation industry's current treatment under the EU's emissions trading scheme to allow for the development of a new industry-specific carbon tax arrangement. Read Full Story


Dutch Tax Changes Confirmed In Coalition Agreement

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, October 12, 2017

A number of proposed tax changes intended to boost Dutch competitiveness and combat tax avoidance have been included in the official agreement between the four parties forming the next Government of the Netherlands. Read Full Story


WTO Affirms Decision In Boeing Subsidy Case

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Monday, October 2, 2017

The WTO's Dispute Settlement Body has formally endorsed the Appellate Body's decision to reverse a previous panel ruling that a tax break provided by Washington State to Boeing is a prohibited subsidy. Read Full Story


German Air Passenger Tax Under Fire From Economy Minister

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, August 24, 2017

German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries has said that Germany's air passenger tax is damaging the country's aviation industry and should be scrapped. Read Full Story


EU, Switzerland To Link Emissions Trading Systems

by Ulrika Lomas,, Brussels

Thursday, August 17, 2017

The European Commission and the Swiss Federal Council have each approved proposals to link their emissions trading systems, meaning formal signature of a new agreement could take place by the end of the year. Read Full Story


New Irish PM Looking For Brexit Solutions

by Jason Gorringe,, London

Monday, August 7, 2017

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has suggested that there could be an EU-UK customs union after Brexit. Read Full Story



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