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Biden To Make Global Tax Talks Easier, German Minister Says

Dec. 1, 2020, 2:55 PM

Joe Biden’s presidency increases the odds of agreement on tax reform within the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany’s finance minister said Tuesday.

Biden’s more multilateral approach “will help us to overcome differences” more than President Donald Trump has, said Olaf Scholz, speaking after a meeting of European Union finance ministers. Biden “will be more clearly in favor of combating tax evasion, and also represents the viewpoint that a great many large undertakings pay too little by way of taxes.”

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