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Where Are Taxes in Human Rights?

By Diana Rodríguez-Franco*

Last year French economist Thomas Piketty put the issue of the relationship between taxes and inequality under the global spotlight. Piketty proposes a… 1,035 more words

Business And Human Rights

the price we pay

Hundreds of billions of dollars every year governments around the world are losing. How? The answer is – tax havens. The Price We Pay – this is probably the newest documentary on modern capitalism’s one of the cornerstones – tax havens, through which multinational companies can dodge or avoid paying tax. 63 more words

Economy

Using The Caymans To Avoid Taxes on Portfolio Profits

The Key : protect income from taxes, including those invested in the United States, from tax, while retaining control over and use of the funds. 812 more words

United States

A 'Roller Coaster' of Public Spending

Following the March 2015 budget, the Office of Budget Responsibility predicted that there will be a ‘roller coaster’ of public spending, with steep cuts in the coming years, until it increases again as a share of GDP in five years’ time. 383 more words

Glossary (from alpha to zeta)

  • The Offshore trust, a quick overview

– The 1985 The Hague Convention had the effect of spreading the knowledge of trusts in civil law countries and consequently increasing the activity of the trust companies located in OFCs (most commonly “tax havens”). 323 more words

Law&Economics

Britain: The World's Tax Evasion Capitol.

by Jerry Alatalo

Tax evasion whistleblower Herve Falcioni produced evidence to the French government in 2008 containing the names of thousands of moneyed people from HSBC computers. 535 more words

Earth Matters