Reform of the European Union’s system of own resources

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Series Details 2017/2053(INI)
Publication Date 15/03/2018
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The resolution calls for strengthening the existing own resources and progressively introducing new own resources. These could be based on a revised VAt resource, a share of corporate tax revenue, a financial transaction tax, a digital sector tax or environmental taxes.

Background information:

The document builds on the conclusions of the report produced by the High Level Group on Own Resources. It was adopted together with another resolution setting out the Parliament's position on expenditure for the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framrwork.

+ Next MFF: preparing the Parliament’s position on the MFF post-2020

The European Parliament set out in March 2018 its position on the revenues collected by the European Union for the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF).

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EP: EPRS: Plenary at a Glance, March 2018: Reform of the EU's system of own resources
Legislative Train: Legislative package for the Multi-annual Financial Framework beyond 2020
European Parliament: Press Release, 14.03.18: Funding Europe's future: EU’s post-2020 budget must match policy goals

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