Judgment of the General Court in the case Ryanair DAC v Commission. The deferral of the payment of aviation taxes introduced by France during the Covid-19 pandemic to support airlines holding a French licence is consistent with EU law. The aid scheme is appropriate for making good the economic damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and does not constitute discrimination.
|Article number||H&I 2021/272|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Highlights & Insights in European Taxation|
|Publication status||Published - May 2021|
|Court||Hof van Justitie EU|
|Date of judgement||17/02/21|