Brexit backer Dyson moves vacuum giant’s HQ to Singapore

By |januar 23rd, 2019|aggressive tax planning, Brexit negotiations, James Dyson, News, Singapore, tax planning|

James Dyson, the billionaire Brexit supporter who revolutionised vacuum cleaners with his bagless technology, is moving his head office to Singapore from Britain to be closer to his company's fastest-growing markets.

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World’s 26 richest own as much as 3.8 billion poorest: Oxfam

By |januar 21st, 2019|aggressive tax planning, corporate tax, gender inequality, global tax avoidance, inequality, News, Oxfam, tax avoidance, tax evasion, tax havens, tax policy, World Economic Forum|

Billionaire fortunes increased by 12% a day in 2018, while the 3.8 billion poorest people saw their wealth decline by 11% a day, according to a report released by Oxfam to mark the opening of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. 

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Third of EU financial secrecy comes from inside its borders, report finds

By |september 24th, 2018|aggressive tax planning, EU tax havens, News, tax evasion, tax havens|

People or firms in the European Union that wish to keep their financial affairs secret more often find the services they require inside the EU than in one of the tax havens blacklisted by the bloc, the Tax Justice Network (TJN) said on Sunday (23 Septe...

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Campaigners hail ‘significant’ UK move on tax havens

By |maj 3rd, 2018|aggressive tax planning, anti-corruption, Cayman Islands, corruption, Luxleaks, News, Panama Papers, tax evasion, tax havens, Theresa May, United Kingdom|

Britain's historic decision to compel its overseas territories to identify the owners of registered companies marks a "significant" moment in the global crackdown on dirty money, campaigners said Wednesday (2 May).

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EU clamps down on letter box firms’ tax avoidance, social dumping

By |april 25th, 2018|aggressive tax planning, company law, company statute, corporate governance, merger control, mergers and acquisitions, News, tax avoidance, tax evasion|

The European Commission on Wednesday (25 April) proposed new rules to clamp down on firms that relocate within the EU for the purpose of cutting their tax bills, setting up mere letter box companies.

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EU divided over tax haven blacklist

By |december 5th, 2017|aggressive tax planning, black list, News, Panama Papers, tax haven|

European Union ministers will haggle on Tuesday to draw up a blacklist of non-EU tax havens, with about 20 countries in danger of being publicly exposed for facilitating tax evasion.

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Jourova: EU rules on company seat transfers means savings for business

By |oktober 3rd, 2017|aggressive tax planning, Brexit, company law, company statute, corporate governance, News, tax avoidance, Věra Jourová|

European firms could save millions in start-up and merger costs if they could use EU rules on cross-border transfer of registered office, says Věra Jourová, adding the saved money would be better invested in jobs, innovation and growth.

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EU eyes corporate rules shake-up with law on seat transfer

By |oktober 2nd, 2017|aggressive tax planning, company law, company statute, corporate governance, Jean-Claude Juncker, Luxembourg, Luxleaks, Netherlands, News, Public register of company owners, social dumping, tax evasion, Věra Jourová|

The European Commission is preparing a new directive on the cross-border transfer of company seats, a move that could have far-reaching implications for other areas of corporate governance, including tax planning and cross-border mergers, EURACTIV has ...

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Oxfam exposes tax haven habits of big European banks

By |marec 27th, 2017|aggressive tax planning, country by country reporting, News, public country by country reporting, tax havens, tax transparency|

The 20 biggest banks in the eurozone booked over a quarter of their 2015 profits in tax havens, with Luxembourg and Ireland the favourite destinations, a report by Oxfam said on Monday (27 March).

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Fat rent excesses at McDonald’s should raise EU attention

By |marec 9th, 2017|aggressive tax planning, McDonalds, News, tax avoidance|

The European Commission is currently investigating McDonald’s sweetheart tax deals with Luxembourg and other tax arrangements across Europe. It should now also look into how McDonald’s uses its real estate rents to abuse its franchisees and its consumers, writes Harald Wiedenhofer.

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