At its session on 25 June, the Bundesrat approved several tax laws.
Tax & Legal
On 5 May 2021, the Bundestag passed the Act to Modernise the Relief of Withholding Taxes and the Certification of Capital Gains Tax. The law as passed is based on the resolution recommended and passed by the Bundestag Finance Committee on 21 April 2021.
The approval of the Bundesrat is still pending. The appointed date for this is 28 May 2021. Continue reading
On 24 March 2021, a government draft bill aiming to implement the Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD) passed the cabinet (in the following referred to as “Draft”) after lengthy political efforts. Continue reading