15.1.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 11/84


Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on the ‘Amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an action programme for taxation in the European Union for the period 2014-20 (Fiscalis 2020) and repealing Decision No 1482/2007/EC’

COM(2012) 465 final — 2011/0341/b (COD)

2013/C 11/18

On 11 September and 18 October 2012 respectively, the European Parliament and the Council decided to consult the European Economic and Social Committee, under Articles 114 and 304 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, on the

Amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an action programme for taxation in the European Union for the period 2014-2020 (Fiscalis 2020) and repealing Decision No 1482/2007/EC

COM(2012) 465 final — 2011/0341/b (COD).

Since the Committee has already set out its views on the contents of the proposal in question in its opinion adopted on 22 February 2012 (1), it decided, at its 484th plenary session of 14 and 15 November 2012 (meeting of 14 November), by 147 votes to 1 with 12 abstentions, not to draw up a new opinion on the subject, but to refer to the position it had taken in the above-mentioned document.

Brussels, 14 November 2012.

The President of the European Economic and Social Committee

Staffan NILSSON


(1)  EESC opinion on Programme 2014-2020 (FISCUS), OJ C 143, 22.5.2012, p. 48.