Why is it that the amount of European countries that have wealth taxes has shrunk from 12 to only 4. To add insult to injury, of the 4 countries that have a wealth tax, only 2 are EU members. So is the EU failing to facilitate wealth taxation?
Europe 2020 is a relatively broad strategy, encompassing goals and targets in employment, R&D, climate change, eduaction, and elimination of poverty and social exclusion. With the decade coming to a close, I think it's time to take a look at it.