New study deems Amazon worst for ‘aggressive’ tax avoidance

Transparency campaign Fair Tax Mark says big six tech firms have paid a fraction of tax rate for 10 yearsThe big six US tech firms have been accused of “aggressively avoiding” $100bn (£75bn) of global tax over the past decade.Amazon, Facebook, Google, …

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New study deems Amazon worst for ‘aggressive’ tax avoidance

Transparency campaign Fair Tax Mark says big six tech firms have paid a fraction of tax rate for 10 yearsThe big six US tech firms have been accused of “aggressively avoiding” $100bn (£75bn) of global tax over the past decade.Amazon, Facebook, Google, …

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To drive out the tax avoiders, the EU must reimburse states that depend on them

An initiative against tax havens has been voted down by states who cannot afford to lose the revenue such status bringsFor the time being, the European commission has lost its battle with the EU’s tax havens for greater visibility on how much tax multi…

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EU ministers to vote on move to expose firms’ tax avoidance

Companies could be forced to reveal profits made and taxes paid in each EU member stateEuropean government ministers will vote on Thursday on a new directive that would require multinational companies to reveal how much profit they make and how little …

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After years of excess in privatised utilities, of course Labour wants to renationalise

Corbyn’s ambitions for state ownership may raise eyebrows. But no Tory is ever heard to defend Thatcher’s sell-offs todayWe knew that Labour’s manifesto would be nationalisation-heavy but there were still late surprises. Openreach, BT’s broadband divis…

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If Labour wants to rewrite the rules it needs clearer policies

You can applaud some of John McDonnell’s plan but some parts are vague and others just plain oddLet’s start with the good bits in shadow chancellor John McDonnell’s speech on “rewriting the rules of our economy”. Forcing big accounting firms to split t…

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Lloyd’s of London takes to City pubs to stamp out bad behaviour

Staff survey spurs insurance market to put ads in bars to stop sexual harassment and bullyingInsurance market Lloyd’s of London will plaster City pubs with posters urging workers to report inappropriate behaviour, after nearly 500 of its underwriters a…

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Lloyd’s of London takes to City pubs to stamp out bad behaviour

Staff survey spurs insurance market to put ads in bars to stop sexual harassment and bullyingInsurance market Lloyd’s of London will plaster City pubs with posters urging workers to report inappropriate behaviour, after nearly 500 of its underwriters a…

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