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Pfizer-Allergan to Create the World's Largest Pharmaceutical Company: Interview with James Henry

Jessica Devereux talks to economist James Henry about why the U.S. Congress will turn a blind eye to the Pfizer-Allergan merger deal which will create world’s largest pharmaceutical company, higher drug prices, and hundreds of millions in lost tax revenue. 74 more words


Offshore: Margate

When the Land Registry released a treasure trove of data to Private Eye on property held by offshore companies, it promptly kicked itself. The data had been released “in error” after an FOI request, it said*.  946 more words

Why Bother with the expense of A Cook Islands Asset Protection Trust

Not so funny to the divorce clients I interviewed  (as a young lawyer ).

For the formation of an offshore company in Cook Island there is… 939 more words

Jack A. Bass

British taxpayers are paying MILLIONS for an Island that pays absolutely no tax

You read that right. There’s a new row over foreign affairs, er, after it was revealed that UK taxpayers are funneling out some 45m in taxpayer money for Paradise Island (yeah, that island that doesn’t actually pay any taxes at all…).  128 more words

UK News

US becomes biggest tax haven

The US has overtaken Singapore, Luxembourg and the Cayman Islands as an attractive haven for super-rich individuals and businesses looking to shelter assets behind a veil of secrecy, according to a study by the Tax Justice Network. 239 more words




Even today, we do not know in which of the 700 islands, that compose the Bahamas, Christopher Columbus set foot, the 14th October 1492. 331 more words

International Taxation

Tax Havens, the Cullen Fund, and the Labour Party

Here in New Zealand we don’t mention tax havens much. We got over that with the Winebox Inquiry in the 1990s, and nobody really wants to go there. 647 more words

Public Finance