Links Oct 22

Video: Taxation (ICTD/UNU-WIDER Special Session) 1/5 – 30th Anniversary Conference

Extracting minerals, extracting wealth: how Zambia is losing $3 billion a year from corporate tax dodging War on Want

After Blow to Europe Tax Havens, Some Promise More Staying Power Bloomberg

Large-scale tax avoidance by Starbucks & Fiat: European Union must now act on tax dodging Oxfam International

The case against Luxembourg FT Alphaville

Inside Swiss Banks’ Tax-Cheating Machinery The Wall Street Journal

Revealed: How foreign buyers have bought £100bn of London property in six years The London Evening Standard
“… since 2008 there have been 27,989 purchases of homes, buildings and land in the capital by shadowy corporate structures usually registered in tax havens to hide the buyers’ identities.”

Uber paid no corporation tax in 2014 by ‘exploiting loopholes’ RT
See also: How Uber plays the tax shell game Fortune

Tax competition isn’t competition at all: it’s cheating Tax Research UK

France pays Switzerland overdue tax bill swissinfo

 

 


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