Fekter: „Austria is a High-Tax Country“

Politics ♦ Published: April 11, 2013; 18:09 ♦ (Vindobona)

Bank secrecy will be an official issue at the meeting of EU finance ministers in Dublin on Saturday. Fekter criticizes the UK sharply.

Fekter: „Austria is a High-Tax Country“ / Picture: © ÖVP Bundespartei / Jacob Glaser

On Thursday, the Irish Presidency has confirmed the inclusion of this issue for the discussion on short notice. Due to this, EU Tax Commissioner Algirdas Semeta will travel to Dublin as well which was not planned at first.

The debate about the bank secret and the automatice exchange of information has recently caused uproar in Europe. After Luxemburg will has announced the…