Meetings with Amazon

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Dear Taxation and Customs Union,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents, note meetings which contain the following information:

For the period between November 2014 and March 2019:

- List of lobby meetings held with the DG with Amazon or its intermediaries. The list should include: date, individuals attending + organizational affiliation, the issues discussed,
- Minutes and other reports of these meetings
- All correspondence including attachments (i.e. any emails, correspondence or telephone call notes) between this DG (including the Commissioner and the Cabinet) and Amazon or any intermediaries representing its interests.
- All documents prepared for the meetings and exchanged in the course of the meetings between both parties.

Yours faithfully,

Laura Kayali
Rue de la Loi 62, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium

Taxation and Customs Union

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Please find attached document Ares(2019)3416385 from QUEST Stephen (TAXUD) dated 24/05/2019.