The EU Council of Ministers wants the European Parliament to approve the proposed reforms without making any additional amendments, so that the regulations can pass into European law without further debates.
The proposals include committing Member States to allow filing of company documents by electronic means from January 2005. National governments could even insist on electronic filing in certain instances. Electronic copies of national company registries would be made public.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements