Germany's Schaeuble says common corporate tax base in EU good idea

September 10, 2016 7:46 AM EDT

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BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Saturday he thought efforts by the European Commission to create a common consolidated corporate tax base in Europe were "very good".

Schaeuble also said he was sure lawmakers would support the Commission's plans to introduce tougher legislation on value added tax fraud committed by organized crime networks.

(Reporting By Shadia Nasralla; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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