Taxing questions

Luxembourg in the Spotlight

  • Why it matters

    Why it matters

    While Luxembourg’s finance minister was unapologetic about his country’s controversial corporate-tax practices on stage this week, he has not been questioned for the last time about Luxembourg’s tax-haven status.  

  • Facts


    • Pierre Gramegna addressed 120 bankers, auditors and tax advisors during Tuesday’s ‘Finance Center Luxembourg’ conference.
    • Last week, investigative journalists published information from leaked documents that detailed Luxembourg deals that allowed hundreds of international companies to avoid paying billions in taxes.
    • All tax practices in Luxembourg are legal, Mr. Gramegna said at the conference in Munich.
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