Africa’s crackdown on tax avoidance nets £204m to boost development The Guardian
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BRICS nations vow to automatic sharing of tax information Business Standard
Global public accounts committees unite for tax transparency push Public Finance International
Our December 2016 Spanish language Tax Justice Podcast: Justicia ImPositiva, nuestro podcast de diciembre 2016
Welcome to this month’s podcast and radio programme in Spanish with Marcelo Justo and Marta Nunez, downloaded and broadcast on radio networks across Latin America and Spain. ¡Bienvenidos y bienvenidas a nuestro podcast y programa radiofonica! (abajo en castellano). This month:
The introduction of a key policy tool against multinational companies’ tax avoidance has been handled so badly that developing countries are now exposed to worse inequalities. In a new report published today, we call for immediate changes to limit the damage done.
On July 22nd, 2016 the French supreme constitutional court ruled on a case brought by a US American citizen resident in France who had created a trust, allegedly to distribute her inheritance. She was contesting moves by France to set up a public register of trusts connected to France in an attempt to tackle tax fraud and serious economic and financial crime. So, what does this mean for transparency and tax justice?
Financing Matters: A toolkit on domestic financing for education Global Alliance for Tax Justice
Panama Struggles to Shed Its Image as a Magnet for Shady Deals The New York Times
No more fear of transparency – register of beneficial ownership should become public TJN Germany (In German)
Kenya to lend its tax expertise to Botswana after historic deal KDR TV
For coverage of Tax Inspectors Without Borders, listen to our latest podcast here.
Presenting the Conclusions of the fifth meeting of Tax Administrations TJN Latin America & Caribbean (In Spanish)
Expert analyses money laundering and tax evasion in Argentina TJN Latin America &Caribbean (In Spanish)
End the Corporate Shell Games Bloomberg
Op-Ed from the U.S. Department of Justice
http://ownershiptransparency.com/ – a new tool and resource for beneficial ownership transparency
Canada Revenue Agency launches new strategy to crack down on tax havens The Globe and Mail
The current state of play on tax avoidance Tax Research UK
Cristiano Ronaldo accused of using Dublin to avoid Spanish taxes The Irish Times