News for June, 2012

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June 28, 2012

EU Court Upholds Penalty Against Microsoft

The General Court of the EU has found against Microsoft in a long-running competition law battle.

June 28, 2012

What Do You Call a Tax-Avoidance Scheme from Jersey?

In the UK, HM Revenue and Customs is examining the restriction of the availability of legal tax avoidance schemes, in an effort to reduce the losses to the UK treasury. 

June 22, 2012

General Scheme for Corruption Bill 2012

The Minister for Justice, Alan Shatter, has published the General Scheme of the Criminal Justice (Corruption) Bill 2012.

June 14, 2012

CJEU Decision on Family Benefits to Migrant Workers

Joined Cases C-611/10 Hudzinski v Agentur fur Arbeit Wesel – Familienkasse and C-612/10 Wawrzyniak v Agentur fur Arbeit Mönchengladback – Familienkasse

June 14, 2012

HMRC Consults on General Anti-"Abuse" Rule

Lee Sharpe from Taxationweb comments on the opening of theconsultation on the General Anti-Abuse Rule proposed by Graham Aaronson, QC.

June 13, 2012

Credit Reporting Draft Bill

The Government published a consultation document on the proposed Credit Reporting Bill, upon which observations are to be submitted before 29 June 2012.

June 8, 2012

Public Consultation on Film Tax Relief

The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, invites interested parties to make submissions on film relief as provided by s 481 of the Taxes Consolidation Act 1997.

June 8, 2012

Showjumping Association Found in Breach of Competition

The Showjumping Association of Ireland (SJI) was recently held to be in breach of s 4 of the Competition Act 2002 and Art 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.

June 7, 2012

CASE SUMMARY: Doherty v The Referendum Commission

Judgment delivered by Hogan J, 06/06/2012, [2012] IEHC 211 This was a judicial review application against the Referendum Commission for certain statements it made in the lead-up to the referendum of 31 May 2012 on the Fiscal Stability Treaty referendum.

June 1, 2012

Courts and Tribunals: May 2012

Julian Harris summarises selected recent decisions.

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