Archives: Tax justice

This is what firm action on tax avoidance looks like, says MEP

Molly has said that support by MEPs for a Greens proposal on strengthening corporate tax transparency is exactly the sort of action needed to tackle the scourge of tax avoidance.

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Green MEP welcomes movement from Commission on VAT relief for micro businesses

Molly Scott Cato MEP has welcomed the announcement today that the EU Commission’s European Digital Single Market Strategy is planning to include a VAT exemption for small businesses. Hailing the announcement as a victory for small business, Dr Scott Cato said it follows several months of challenges to the Commission over new VAT rules which […]

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Correspondence with UK government on EU VAT rules

Molly wrote to Vince Cable, former Business Secretary, to raise concerns over the impact of changes to EU VAT regulation on micro-businesses in the UK. It took five months for the government to respond.

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Letter to Commission on VAT exemption for small businesses

Molly has written to the Commission seeking clarification on a €100,000 exemption on VAT for small and micro businesses.

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Greens welcome Commission’s support for €100,000 VAT exemption threshold for micro businesses

Molly has welcomed news that the European Commission is likely to follow Green advice and introduce a VAT exemption for all micro businesses with a turnover of less that €100,000.

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