Andorra: History


  1. 803

    Emperor Charlemagne recovers present-day Andorra from the Moors and grants charter to its residents.

  2. 1990

    Andorra signs a customs union with the European Union.

  3. 2005

    A cooperation agreement with European Union comes into effect.

  4. 2009

    Andorra changes its banking rules to help other countries pursue tax evaders and money launderers.

  5. 2013

    Under pressure from the European Union to fight tax evasion in the country, the government establishes an income tax for the first time.

Sources:

BBC News
Britannica

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