Netherlands is pushing ahead with the introduction of a national aviation tax from 2021, but will this push the discussion for an EU wide aviation tax regime?

As part of the Netherlands’ Environmental Taxes Act, a bill is being introduced which will tax airlines for each passenger departing from Dutch airports from…..

Economic growth versus environmental concern – the case for and against the abolition of air taxes in Scotland

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed the devolved government of the country will reconsider its plans to abolish air travel taxes after agreeing to a…..

Sweden’s new ‘eco-friendly’ aviation tax is already beginning to effect air connectivity

Just over two months since its introduction and it is already looking like Sweden’s  highly controversial airline passenger tax appears to be impacting the country’s aviation…..

EY and Concur develop first fully integrated tax and immigration solution for business travellers

A new digital solution that helps business travellers manage tax and immigration compliance risks has been developed in partnership by travel, expense and invoice management…..

Taxes, charges and fees are pushing up airline fares to the detriment of passengers, argues IATA

Competition in the airline sector has been a driver of innovation and cost reduction and has delivered major benefits for consumers in terms of increased…..

Are ‘unfair’ and ‘prohibitive’ European air taxes the biggest barrier to growth in Europe?

Abolishing air passenger taxes across the European Economic Area (EEA) could generate an additional 45.3 million passenger arrivals, 25 million extra inbound tourist arrivals and…..