Taxcast: Transparency Measures and JFK the Tax ReformerDecember 2013
On pariah states attempting to wreck global transparency measures and how Kennedy tried to tackle tax havens.
Taxcast: Swiss Redistribution and a David and Goliath StoryOctober 2013
In October’s taxcast, Swiss villagers shift a mining giant’s profits to humanitarian projects.
Taxcast: On Tina Turner, China, Holland, and Muammar QaddafiSeptember 2013
In this month’s Taxcast: Holland’s recent worries about its bad reputation and the similarities between Tina Turner and Muammar Qaddafi.
Taxcast: Development Money, Gibraltar, and Carbon TaxesSeptember 2013
In this month’s Taxcast: Why development money gets routed through tax havens and a look at under-reported elements of the confrontation over Gibraltar.
Taxcast: How to Stop Corporate Tax EvasionJuly 2013
Ideas on how to hold corporations accountable from the OECD, Japan, Mexico, and others.
Taxcast: The G8 Summit Takes on Tax HavensJune 2013
While the world waits for reform, the Taxcast looks at how some countries are finding creative ways around the current global tax system.
Taxcast: “Britzerland,” Google and Apple in Court, and How Secrecy KillsMay 2013
Google and Apple are forced to defend their tax affairs in public, the Lord of War makes an appearance, and more.
Taxcast: G20-Endorsed Transparency and the End of Secrecy for SaleApril 2013
‘Offshore leaks’ blows the lid off secrecy for sale.
Taxcast: Trouble in Cyprus, a Tax-haven Shake Up in the U.K., and a Tax Inspector Speaks OutMarch 2013
The crisis in Cyprus and the risk tax havens pose to the global economy, a surprise earthquake for UK-affiliated tax havens and a frustrated corporate tax inspector speaks out on the corrupting of the tax system.
Taxcast: French Banks, Taxing the Digital Economy, and the OECDFebruary 2013
In February’s Taxcast from the Tax Justice Network: Transparency for French banks, taxing the digital economy, and more.
Taxcast: Corporate Responsibility, Prosecuting the Banks, and Stopping Tax System AbuseDecember 2012
In December’s Taxcast from the Tax Justice Network: going after the banks, examining Starbucks’ offers to pay, and rating corporations based on responsible practices.
TaxCast: No Tax Havens in Helsinki, Starbucks Joins the Roll of Dishonor, and Following the MoneyOctober 2012
Helsinki declares itself a tax haven-free zone, Starbucks joins the tax avoidance Roll of Dishonor, and we follow the money: asset recovery, dictators, and the selling of secrecy.
TaxCast: Capital Flight in Africa and Europe, Usain Bolt’s Taxes, and Kate Pickett and Richard Wilkinson on InequalityAugust 2012
Capital flight in Africa and now in Europe, Olympian Usain Bolt fails to champion his tax affairs, and Kate Pickett and Richard Wilkinson on tax and inequality.
TaxCast: HSBC’s Culture of Entitlement, Norway’s New Regulations, and Offshore AccountsJuly 2012
In July’s TaxCast, a discussion of why there have been no HSBC prosecutions, the unanticipated size of offshore accounts, Norway’s new regulations, and more.
TaxCast: Greece’s Missing Billions, Trade Mispricing, and the G20 AgendaJune 2012
If Greece could find and tax the billions that wealthy Greeks have hidden in Swiss banks, it could go a long way towards balancing the budget. That and more in June’s TaxCast.
TaxCast: The Nature of RiskFebruary 2012
|The latest in international tax news: bankers’ mega bonuses and Facebook’s move to Ireland.|