Good news about figures has also come from Spain. Overall car production in 17 Spanish factories grew by 9% in 2013.
It is intriguing to observe the level of oil taxation in each European country owing to the mutual tax competition in the field of transportation.
Government budget for 2014? Welcome to 1984! That’s how a discussion about the 2014 government budget proposal could be summarised.
In recent years, the Baltic States have been showcased as an austerity success story. While the whole world has seen countries such as Greece, Spain and Portugal struggling to reduce their public spending, Lithuania has been hailed as an austerity example. Lithuanian success in public spending cuts has been widely acknowledged; yet simultaneous tax increases and their harmful effects have received less attention. Since the end of 2011, however, the country once again found itself…