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 ...