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Atlas Copco: General Court of the European Union's decision on certain Belgian tax rulings appealed


Friday, 3 May 2019 

May 3 (Reuters) - Atlas Copco AB ::THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION HAS APPEALED THE GENERAL COURT OF THE EUROPEAN UNION'S DECISION ON CERTAIN BELGIAN TAX RULINGS.SAYS EUROPEAN COMMISSION HAS APPEALED GENERAL COURT OF EUROPEAN UNION'S ANNULMENT OF EUROPEAN COMMISSION'S DECISION OF JANUARY 11, 2016.SAYS ON FEBRUARY 14, 2019, GENERAL COURT OF EUROPEAN UNION ANNULLED DECISION.SAYS EUROPEAN COMMISSION HAS NOW APPEALED GENERAL COURT'S DECISION TO EUROPEAN COURT OF JUSTICE..SAYS AS COMMUNICATED EARLIER ATLAS COPCO PAID AMOUNT TO COVER POTENTIAL LIABILITY, IN TOTAL MEUR 313 (MSEK 2 952), TO BELGIAN GOVERNMENT TO AVOID FURTHER INTEREST CHARGES.