EU agrees new rules to tackle multinationals tax avoidance The Guardian
Don’t bank on the EU to create a reliable list of tax havens, TJN’s Financial Secrecy Index is more credible. See also: EU finance minister meeting: Blacklist is whitewashing tax havens Sven Giegold
Denmark would not oppose Britain turning itself into tax haven Reuters
Read about the Race to the Bottom here, and see our Fools’ Gold project explaining tax competitiveness here.
Apple to Europe: It’s our job to design Ireland’s tax system, not yours The Register
See also: Apple claims Brussels breached its fundamental rights in tax case Financial Times
Vodafone Luxembourg makes €1.6bn profit, pays €7m in direct taxes Luxemburger Wort
Ireland: Revenue warns taxpayers of offshore asset clampdown The Irish Times
Why Extreme Inequality Causes Economic Collapse naked capitalism
A British snub of the EU investigation into the Panama Papers is short-sighted The Guardian
By TJN senior adviser @premnsikka
Top honours for Panama Papers reporting The Star
Reporters collaborating on the Panama Papers investigation have received 22 journalism awards from around the world.
Pakistani cash in Swiss banks pulled out? The Express Tribune
Maltese Presidency at Center of EU Panama Papers Tax Probe Sputnik International
Has the Art Market Become an Unwitting Partner in Crime? The New York Times