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With little fanfare, the Government has today published the second round of Balance of EU Competences reports – now making it 14 reports published in total. We won’t accuse the Government of seeking to bury the latest batch of reports in the week of …

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Taxing questions

The EU’s new Taxation Commissioner Algirdas Semeta has announced that he is planning to revive previously shelved plans for an EU-wide carbon tax, aiming to set a minimum levy of €10/tonne of CO2 emitted (although the exact level is a bit unclear) fr…

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