Measures to tackle aggressive tax avoidance and evasion have been talked about by the EU and UK for a while. It's beginning to take effect.
How transparent other countries are when it comes to publishing details of their leaders' wealth.
We want a tax system that is structured fairly and for other people to pay what they are meant to. Determining what this is, though. is tricky.
Research suggests some features of tax software can lead us to make more aggressive judgments when we file our returns, which could make an audit more likely.
Does the treasure trove of information on the activities of the global elite tell us anything new?
It involves shifting calendars, greedy governments – and the Pope.
Tax havens such as the Cayman Islands, Switzerland, the British Virgin Islands and Panama have a few key things in common.
Malcolm Turnbull's bold plan to give states the power to levy income tax is a risky move, and the latest in a string of attempts to 'fix' federal-state relations that have not succeeded.
Why stop at 17%?
Why Britain's obesity crusader could be heading for disappointment.
A new study on inequality analyzes the impact of fiscal policy, dramatically altering the standard view of rich and poor in America. It may also change how voters and candidates think about the issue.
There's nothing as certain as death, taxes and a Republican with a plan to cut them. But how do the candidates' proposals stack up?
There are many good things about the budget, including the promised cut to the payroll, but many of the key commitments relating to how policies will support growth are, at best, pointers.
Five months into his prime ministership, it is difficult to know what Malcolm Turnbull really stands for, and his government risks paralysis as a result.
Many of us are happy for governments to increase spending on public services, but we don't like the idea of higher taxes. There are some good reasons for this.
The finger of blame has been pointed at HMRC over the multinational's 'sweetheart deal'. That's not fair.
The gains from modest tax reform are not likely to be a revolution in Australia.
Global measures to crack down on tax avoidance by multinationals will take some time to deliver. And there's still work to be done locally.
How tax authorities decide to treat virtual currencies like bitcoin may determine whether they thrive or die.
There is an alternative tax approach that would make for a more just society.