“Gender equality can and should be promoted at all levels, including fiscal policy. This report is an important step towards the promotion of a more equitable distribution of income, wealth, opportunities, productive assets and services. That is, true equality”. So said MEP Marisa Matias at Monday’s debate in the EU Parliament and presentation of the report on Gender equality and taxation policies in the EU (final report available shortly). The report was adopted on Tuesday 15 January by the plenary of the European Parliament with 313 votes in favour.