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The UK Gold

Now is the time to reveal the revolving doors between government and the City that has bred lies and corruption for so long, siphoning money through our tax havens for the global super rich, while now preaching that we the people must pay our taxes and suffer austerity. 323 more words

UK Uncut

Storytellers Of Tall Trickle Down Tales.

Posted on February 24, 2015

by Jerry Alatalo

How many have watched the credit card advertisements which promise “2% cash back” on all purchases without considering interest rates on the cards of 10%, 20% – or more if payments are late? 812 more words

Earth Matters

Global Tax Haven Industry: World Leaders Still 'Working On It.'

(Cross-posted from www.taxjustice.net on February 23, 2015 / Comment: Surely, governments have the resources/expertise to shut down the global tax evasion industry. So, after that trillion-dollar/year industry has been humming along and operational for decades, why hasn’t global tax evasion been shut down?) 1,131 more words

Earth Matters

Corporate Tax Evasion: New Report

Bernie Sanders, the ranking Democrat on the U.S. Senate’s Budget Committee, has presented a report detailing tax avoidance by highly profitable corporations. Sanders’s team used data derived from corporate filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and checked against a Government Accountability Office (GAO) list of countries that serve as havens for tax avoiders. 264 more words

Classism

Tax Dodging, is costing us £70 Billion a year, we need action not words

Sue MacFarlane Parliamentary Candidate for Mid Derbyshire writes…

I have received a number of messages in the last few days from electors expressing concern about the latest tax scandals involving HSBC. 610 more words

Derbyshire County

EP reaction to the Lux-leaks revelations

Many citizens are writing to the European Parliament wishing to know what the Parliament is doing on the issue of the ‘Lux-leaks’ revelations concerning preferential tax treatments granted to multinationals in Luxembourg. 471 more words

BLOG

all you need to know about super-rich

This BBC documentary The Super-rich and Us (demonstrated in early January 2015) is probably the best film so far to shed some light on the ill-famous ‘1%’ and their lives. 92 more words

Economy