The call for European initiatives for more tax justice is not new; however, the path towards it has been rather stony. The topic also proved to be a long-burning issue during the hearings with the Commissioners-designate, whereby the main focus was on the digital tax, which failed at European level at the beginning of the year. A global approach in the fight against shifting profits and for a minimum tax rate at OECD level has entered a decisive phase and presents opportunities.