Government consults legal advisers on response to Apple tax appeal

The Department of Finance has until mid-December to outline its position after receiving details of the European Commission’s appeal of the ruling

25th October, 2020
Government consults legal advisers on response to Apple tax appeal
The Europan Commission is to appeal the General Court of the European Union finding that Apple did not receive any illegal state aid from Ireland

The government has received details of the European Commission’s appeal of the Apple tax ruling following its 11th-hour move last month to attempt to overturn the judgement.

Paschal Donohoe said the government was now consulting its legal advisers on how to respond to the commission’s appeal of the General Court of the European Union (GCEU) finding that Apple did not receive any illegal state aid. Under court rules it has two months and...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

McGrath: spending all of €10.8bn capital budget will be ‘challenging’

Home Michael Brennan 1 day ago

'Our laws and supports haven’t caught up with how people live their lives'

Home Michael Brennan 4 days ago

Smyth plans to introduce digital driving licences

Home Aaron Rogan 1 week ago

One million households to be offered state-backed loans to boost home retrofits

Home Michael Brennan 1 week ago