Last week’s shenanigans from Donald Trump reminded us of a particularly florid episode of House of Cards. This week, with the leak of 11.5 million documents suggesting elite tax avoidance and evasion on…
Tax havens such as the Cayman Islands, Switzerland, the British Virgin Islands and Panama have a few key things in common.
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Revelations about offshore tax dealings have caused a global storm, but reactions in Russia have been distinctly Pana-meh.
Governments of countries, like Panama, where secretive companies operate need better laws to comply with international tax agreements.
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Governments shouldn't have to rely on major international information leaks like the Panama Papers to get information about companies' tax avoidance abroad.
Brazil is reeling from the political corruption scandal involving former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva (pictured on the fake bills) and members of the current government.
The headlines are full of stories of corruption and mega scandals, but what does it mean for the rest of us? And what makes the economic cost of corruption so high?
Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson is refusing to resign.
Polls put the Pirate Party ahead of the already unpopular coalition, making new financial revelations particularly damaging.
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Some of the key questions faced by news organisations before publishing their scoop.
World leaders are meeting in London next month to discuss corruption – what better opportunity to close tax loopholes?
A global collaboration of journalists has revealed massive offshoring of funds linked to some of the world's most powerful people, including Vladimir Putin.