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Tax Transparency [Topical Digest]

Updated on 15 April 2016 Tax transparency has once again hit the headlines with outcry across the world over the leaked ‘Panama Papers’, which highlight that tax avoidance and evasion is practised by individual taxpayers, and not just by multinational enterprises (which were already under scrutiny following the ‘Lux-leaks’ affair). The European Union works actively … Continue reading

Panama papers: A need for global action on tax

Written by Cécile Remeur, The practices and policies of taxpayers and tax jurisdictions that make revenues and tax bases opaque, reducing tax bills and resulting in lost resources for countries, have been continuously in the news over recent days. Yet, the ‘Panama papers’, revealed as a result of a joint journalistic investigation (under the auspices … Continue reading

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. 3 language versions available in PDF format EN: EP reaction to the Lux-leaks revelations FR: Réaction du Parlement européen aux révélations dans l’affaire … Continue reading

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