UK: The government has created a new honesty box for corporate fraudsters to disclose their crimes and I guarantee not one will Tax Research UK
See also: Business Secretary Vince Cable presses ahead with public register on company ownership The Guardian, and Latest update: Release of Offshore Records Brings Worldwide Response ICIJ
UK: New Treasury minister faces questions over tax arrangements The Guardian
Big auditors must be made accountable to the public The Conversation
Prem Sikka puts forward proposals to strengthen public accountability of auditing firms, arguing that such reforms can save them from their own follies.
Major companies concerned over OECD’s plans for global tax reform Irish Independent
Australian Tax office ‘serious’ about profit shifting The Australian
Cayman Premier touts for business Cayman News Service
See also: Cayman Islands Is The New Switzerland, But Not The Way You Think Forbes
Iran Gets an Unlikely Visitor, an American Plane, but No One Seems to Know Why The New York Times
Mystery American plane owned by a trust, with trustee Bank of Utah.
Measuring Rates of Return for Lobbying Expenditures: An Empirical Case Study of Tax Breaks for Multinational Corporations Social Science Research Network
Tax loopholes allow US firms to siphon $206bn offshore Irish Independent
Giorgio Armani settles £222m tax dispute with Italy The Guardian
U.K. Tax Authorities Question Banks on VAT Swindlers Bloomberg
Jesse Drucker reports on possible tax fraud in the UK’s 40 billion-pound ($67 billion) power trading markets.
UK: On the sale of HMRC taxpayer data Tax Research UK
How to Tax the Rich – in 10 Easy Steps The Huffington Post