Parliament ratifies EU agreements with Lichtenstein, San Marino on taxation

The parliament plenum ratified the agreement protocols between EU with Lichtenstein and San Marino on offset measures over the taxation of assets.

All parties voted the draft law except the Communist Party of Greece and Golden Dawn.

Deputy Finance Minister Katerina Papanatsiou referred to the necessity of international cooperation among the tax authorities to tackle tax evansion.

She also asserted that the automatic exchange of information will be carried out under laws protecting personal data and safeguarding confidentiality.