Sanctions on Russia: The Unintended Consequence The Banker’s Umbrella
A private banker’s view. “Make no mistake, this is what private banks crave like vampires crave blood.” See also Russia Considers Going Progressive… When It Comes To Tax Forbes, and Russian FM Provides Anti-Offshore Law Update Tax-News
CSOs Task Obama, African Governments on Transparency This Day Live
African civil society calls for US oil & mining transparency rule in line with EU standard. See also: Open Letter to President Obama from African Civil Society Publish What You Pay
Kofi Annan: The next steps for Africa to meet its potential The Washington Post
Calls for promoting the global standards needed to prevent tax evasion.
Switzerland’s Financial Identity Crisis: The Slow Death of a Secretive Tax Haven International Business Times
Mauritius Investments Into India Drop Below 10% AFK Insider
LexisNexis® Guide to FATCA Compliance (Chapter 1, Background and Current Status of FATCA) Social Science Research Network
Hat tip: TaxProf.
Why is the City of London so clueless about Britain? Treasure Islands