Belgium

“Don’t Let the Big Fortunes Escape” is the great name of the Belgian campaign which spans two coalitions (one for each language community) who are working closely together.

The campaign forms part of a wider national movement for a fair financial sector calling for a reform of the both internal and international tax systems. Proposed reforms include introduction of an FTT, abolition of tax havens, transparency in the financial sector dealings and the introduction of a property tax.

The good news is the Belgium government is already promoting an FTT at the European and international level. Belgium has pledged to introduce a FTT tax as soon as there is agreement between Eurozone countries.

Read more: www.hetgrotegeld.be (NL) and www.lesgrossesfortunes.be (FR)

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