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Financial Times: U.S. Lawmakers Slam ‘Hostile’ EU Tax Climate

EU officials flatly reject accusations of anti-Americanism in their tax avoidance crackdown. They suggest that ahead of congressional elections in November lawmakers are jostling to be seen to defend the interests of big corporate donors.  Frank Clemente, executive director of Americans for Tax Fairness, a liberal advocacy group, said it was “pathetic” to last week see Robert Stack, a US Treasury official, complaining about the commission’s probes.

This piece appeared in the Financial Times.