Nov 7, 2014

ICIJ busy blowing the whistle on corporate tax schemes

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), which on Thursday revealed a massive tax evasion system organized by Luxembourg, is a collective of journalists spanning more than 60 countries seeking to root out cross-border crime, corruption and power abuses. Founded in 1997 by U.S. ...

Hollande seeks to eradicate tax havens

/ Apr 12, 2013

Hollande seeks to eradicate tax havens

With the French government reeling over a minister’s tax-dodging scandal, President Francois Hollande proposed a law Wednesday that would force ministers, legislators and other senior officials to declare their assets publicly and submit to auditing by a “totally independent” authority before and after taking ...