Report on the parallel audit of the performance of the Structural Funds programmes of the European Union in the areas of employment and/or the environment by the Working Group on Structural Funds
Joint report of the SAIs of Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands on intra-community VAT fraud
Report of 12 March 2009
EU Report of German audit institutions 2008
On 15 January 2009, the Bundesrechnungshof and German State Courts of Audit submitted the first pdf-icon EU Report of German Audit Instutions.
Substantial changes of the funding responsibilities for local road works and local public passenger transport
Report of 2 November 2004 pursuant to Art. 99 Federal Budget Code. Pursuant to the Community Transport Financing Act, the Federal Government gives grants of about €1.3 billion annually for local road works and local public passenger transport.
Taxation of income from private sales of securities
Special Report of 24 April 2002. The Bundesrechnungshof considers that complete and constitutional taxation of speculative gains is not assured.
Tax revenue losses in the field of value-added tax (VAT)
Report of 3 September 2003 pursuant to Art. 99 Federal Budget Code. Losses of tax revenue in the ranges of tens of billions of euros - the Bundesrechnungshof points out ways to fight VAT fraud and avoidance.
VAT: Inadequate taxation of turnovers from commercial activities of public-sector entities
Report of 2 November 2004 pursuant to Art. 99 Federal Budget Code. The inadequate subjection to VAT of turnovers originating from commercial activities of public-sector entities puts private competitors at a disadvantage and infringes EU law. The Bundesrechnungshof has submitted proposals on how to address the problem
EUROFISC – a multilateral warning system of the Member States for combating VAT fraud
“VAT fraud causes significant shortfalls in tax revenues. In order to effectively combat VAT fraud, European Member States need to work more closely together. They need to share information more speedily about presumptive fraud cases and increase the quality of their data”, said Kay Scheller, President of the Bundesrechnungshof, on the occasion of the publication of a joint report of the supreme audit institutions of Austria, Germany and Hungary on combating VAT fraud.