PROTAX Horizon 2020 Project - New Methods to Prevent, Investigate and Mitigate Corruption and Tax Crimes in the EU

Project Details


Researchers, law enforcement agencies and national tax authorities from several EU countries have joined this three-year project (PROTAX) to harmonise the treatment of tax crime and enhance information sharing across different European jurisdictions.

The research:
- assessed practices in the participating countries
- identified any gaps in processes
- addressed the challenges of sharing information and best practice
- considered social and ethical implications, such as personal privacy
- created policy guidelines and toolkits to encourage behaviour change.
Effective start/end date18/03/1931/07/21