The EU believes the lorry levy breaches the bloc's equal treatment rules as it simultaneously lowered excise duty for British trucks - effectively, says Brussels, penalising foreign vehicles driving on UK highways.
In a letter earlier this month to German transport minister Alexander Dobrindt, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's chief of staff Martin Selmayr expressed his "concerns" about the legality of the British model under EU law.
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- 27-04-2016 12:57
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- 27-04-2016 13:32
Why is this news? The EU Commission takes action against all infringing nations who it believes are breaking the rules. its their job.
They havent even taken action yet its a letter.
You made an account just for this?