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EU State aid Investigation into Tax Exemptions for Belgian and French Ports — Orbitax Tax News & Alerts

On 8 July 2016, the European Commission issued a press release announcing that it has opened two in-depth illegal State aid investigations into the corporate tax exemptions granted under Belgian and French law to ports' economic activities. The opening of the in-depth investigation is due to inaction by both Belgium and France to comply with an initial request in January 2016 that the exemptions be abolished.

Click the following link for the press release.