In contrast to the often-mistaken view that Real Estate Investment Trusts do not pay tax, recent research commissioned by EPRA and undertaken by PwC shows that REIT regimes are significant tax contributors in the jurisdictions they operate in within Europe.
The European Public Real Estate Association has made the case that a Europe-wide agreement for member state REIT regimes to mutually recognise one another can help the European Commission achieve the Capital Markets Unions core objectives.
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