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S&D Group leader Hannes Swoboda expressed disappointment following EU finances ministers' weak conclusions on tax evasion.
Party of European Socialists (PES) Economic and Finance Ministers met to discuss the PES strategy for effectively fighting against tax fraud, tax evasion and tax havens and other PES priorities.
S&D Euro MPs voiced concerns about member states taking a step back on their plans to introduce a FTT and to combat tax evasion during a hearing with Commissioner Algirdas Šemeta.
By the end of next year, Europe should have a common definition of tax havens, create a blacklist and punish anyone doing business with them.