Columbus Container Services BVBA & Co v Finanzamt Bielefeld-Innenstadt (Case C-298/05).  BTC 551
European Court of Justice (First Chamber).
P Jann, President of the Chamber, K Lenaerts, JN Cunha Rodrigues, M Ilešič and E Levits (Rapporteur), JJ, P Mengozzi, Advocate General.
Judgment delivered 6 December 2007.
Income tax – Taxes on revenue and wealth – Free movement of persons – Freedom of establishment – Conditions for taxing the profits of establishment situated in another member state – Double taxation convention – Methods of exempting or offsetting tax – Wholly artificial arrangements – Whether national law compatible with Community rules – Articles 43 EC and 56 EC.