The European Business Initiative on Taxation (EBIT)

Established in 2001 with the help of PwC at the request of a number of companies, EBIT is a high-level but informal cross-industry working group of VPs of Tax and Tax Directors from European based companies whose aim is to help streamline and modernise Europe’s direct tax policy. EBIT works to eliminate tax barriers and offer practical solutions to EU and OECD policy makers that help businesses operate more efficiently throughout Europe. Current Members are:

  • Airbus
  • BP
  • Caterpillar
  • Constellation Brands
  • Deutsche Lufthansa
  • Diageo
  • GSK
  • Huawei
  • Informa
  • JTI
  • RELX Group
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Samsung Electronics
  • Schroders
  • SHV
  • Tupperware
  • UTC

EBIT is registered in the Joint EU Transparency Register: 26231733692-35.

NB: EBIT is facilitated by PwC however PwC is not a member of EBIT. PwC only acts as EBIT secretariat.

Do you also want to help modernise Europe’s direct tax policy but don’t find the time? Then joining EBIT may be exactly what you’re looking for!

See the enclosed Work Programme 2016 below for more.

Benefits of joining EBIT:

  • Daily EBIT email alert service on EU and OECD direct tax developments
  • Being part of a high-level, influential business group for large corporate taxpayers from across industry sectors that collectively input to EU and OECD tax policy and legislative initiatives
  • Regular access to key EU and OECD policy-makers
  • Flexible- time- and cost-efficient approach
  • Regular networking with business peers
  • Easy access to PwC experts and networks.
Position papers


Please check out the flyers below or contact the EBIT Secretariat via:

Bob van der Made
Tel.: +31 6 130 96 296

Download EBIT flyer Download the EBIT work programme 2016 (312kb)
Download EBIT flyer Download the EBIT flyer (99.3kb)