European Commission takes Portugal in court over vehicle import taxChristian Fernsby ▼ | February 17, 2020
The European Commission has brought action against Portugal before the EU Court of Justice in relation to the rate of import taxes of vehicles imported from other member states being higher than taxes applied to “used” cars bought within the country.
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According to the Commission, “the Portuguese legislation in question does not fully take into account the depreciation of vehicles imported from other Member States” and is therefore incompatible with the EU Treaty. ■