DG Comp has no ambitions to be tax police, says state aid head

30 November 2016

DG Comp has no ambitions to be tax police, says state aid head

Gert Jan Koopman., Babylonia

European Commission state aid head Gert Jan Koopman today rejected criticism that the body is turning itself into a tax enforcer, and insisted that ongoing enforcement against beneficiaries of tax rulings will continue to focus on “outlier” situations where “patently you are looking at something that is off the radar screen”. Tom Webb at GCR Live State Aid in Brussels