Links Nov 17

G20 tax avoidance pledge ‘still leaves poor countries vulnerable’ The Guardian

G20 tax reform plan should prevent another Lux leaks The Conversation

BEPS and the Politics of Tax Power Women for Tax Justice

In Finland, Tax Day Is the Best Day Foreign Policy

France, a Tax Haven? Yes, for Microsoft to China’s Huawei Bloomberg

France To Investigate ‘The Invisible Women’s Tax’ TaxProf

HSBC’s private banking arm accused of tax fraud by Belgium BBC

Ex-banker at Switzerland’s Rahn & Bodmer charged in U.S. for tax scheme Reuters

55% of foreign investment enters Spain through offshore centers El Confidencial (In Spanish)

Tax havens and recovery El Pais (In Spanish)
Hat tip: Jorge Gaggero

Corporate Scrooges hide trillions of dollars The Sydney Morning Herald

Luxembourg Leaks causes ‘tax storm’ of government, media response ICIJ

Luxembourg leak stew Private Eye

Wholly unsuitable Juncker: why he cannot lead Europe L’Espresso (In Italian)

Juncker tax row: UK ministers back probe BBC

Scope of Leaked Tax Accords Took Luxembourg by Surprise Bloomberg

Call to Congress: End Loophole for Tax on Elite The New York Time

UK: The theoretical shift that Labour’s GAAR penalty proposal represents David Quentin’s tax & law blog


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