“However, US refuses to share data on foreign assets of Indian entities”
Puerto Rico woos rich with hefty tax breaks Market Watch
Swiss tax authority contacts US clients swissinfo
New Zealand: New US bank law raises privacy fears Radio New Zealand
Botswana big shots stash P50 billion in secret offshore accounts Sunday Standard
Africa’s Illicit Flow Problem in Three Charts Financial Transparency Coalition Blog
How to Wield the Capital Weapon The American Interest
Charles Davidson interviews Hermitage Capital co-founder and CEO William Browder about the ongoing impact of the Magnitsky Act, which he championed, amid the Ukraine crisis and the intensifying worldwide fight against financial corruption.
Is the UK Ending Corporate Secrecy? More Spin Than Substance The Huffington Post
Prem Sikka comments. See also earlier blog On Britain’s new honesty box for corporate fraudsters.
Why only unitary taxation can curb tax competition TJN Germany Blog
“Judicial question time” in Hong Kong with offshore judges from Bermuda, Cayman and BVI Financial Secrecy Media Monitor
Banks Fall Short in Money Laundering Staff Expertise The Wall Street Journal
A more equal society will not hinder growth Financial Times (paywall)
“Inequality damages the economy and efforts to remedy it are, on the whole, not harmful”