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We Can Pay For Zika Response -- And More -- With Corporate Tax Reform
Executive Director, Americans for Tax Fairness and Americans f...
There's no good excuse for Congress's disgraceful delay in responding to the dangerous Zika virus. But the worst excuse of all is that we can't afford to act.
Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man)
Distinguished Senior Fellow, Demos
There's a pile of money hiding offshore. The stunning amount that continues to flow across American borders (and those of other countries), and eventually disappears into the pockets of the corporate and political elite, ultimately causes even more damage to our finances and our lives.
Might U.K., U.S. Exhibit Leadership in Addressing State Capture and Legal (as Well as Illegal) Corruption?
President and CEO, Natural Resource Governance Institute
The kinds of resource-rich countries where we at NRGI work provide many illustrations. In Angola, the Democratic Republic
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America’s 50 Biggest Corporations Are Hiding Over $1 Trillion Overseas
Another day, another bombshell study exposing corporate tax evasion.
theSKIMM's Guide to the Panama Papers
theSkimm makes it easier to be smarter. We read. You Skimm. Si...
The Panama Papers have been described by Edward Snowden himself as the "biggest leak in the history of data journalism" and they could eventually expose mass corruption in governments all over the world. And possibly give Snowden a new pen pal.
5 Legitimate Reasons To Have An Offshore Company
The Editors Of Live and Invest Overseas
The world’s savviest, most experienced, and most trusted sourc...
Holding property in another country. Many people use a local entity to hold real estate in another country. In fact, in some
The Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of the Shocking #PanamaPapers
What really matters, why, and what you can do about it.
The Richest 62 and Half of Humanity
Raymond C. Offenheiser
President, Oxfam America
Just 53 men and 9 women have as much wealth as more than 3.6 billion people on this planet. Such a startling statistic highlights how extreme inequality has picked up a dramatic pace.
Will Congress Be Duped Again on Offshore Taxes?
Sarah Anderson directs the Global Economy Project and co-edits...
Lawmakers claim that short-term revenue from a discount tax on offshore profits is needed to pay for urgent investments in public infrastructure. But if we're serious about fixing our crumbling bridges, roads, and dams, we should start by fixing our broken corporate tax system.
Obama Said To Seek 19% Global Minimum Tax In Bid For Road Money
President Barack Obama will propose that U.S.-based companies pay a minimum 19 percent tax on their future foreign earnings
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GE and Apple Do It, So Is Offshore Planning Really All That Taboo?
Editor Emeritus, Technorati & Tech Evangelist Covering High Gr...
Offshore accounts have made headlines recently, with 51 global jurisdictions agreeing to automatically share and exchange details of tax data. Included in this agreement is information on offshore accounts and their operational procedures.
Mark Cuban Threatens To Dump Companies That Move Offshore
Unfortunately, if you put your money into something like a 401(k), its pretty hard to stop investing in companies that avoid
The Super Rich Are Richer Than We Thought, Hiding Huge Sums, New Reports Find
So where is all this wealth going? The second report, by Zucman, demonstrates that a lot of the money is held in offshore
Envy and Jealousy? Gag Me With a Silver Spoon
Former senior writer, BillMoyers.com. President, Writers Guild...
The argument goes that instead of being jealous, we all should be working in harmony together to create jobs and opportunity. Problem is, the deeply rich talk about building the economy but do almost nothing about it.
Corporate America Stashes $206 Billion Overseas, Fights Minimum Wage Hike, Is The Worst
To add insult to injury, or maybe injury to injury, corporate CFOs are also staunchly opposed to raising the minimum wage
Tax Cheats Need A New Place To Hide Their Money
While it is not illegal to have an offshore account, it is illegal to use those accounts to shield money from taxation. The
Offshore Tax Havens: ICIJ Database Of Tax Shelter Users Is Made Available To The Public
For many of the entries in the ICIJ database, the precise nature and amount of holdings are still unclear -- which is part
Offshore Tax-Haven Data Made Public As Companies Brace For Scrutiny
In May, British Prime Minister David Cameron said at a White House press conference that “we need to know who really owns
A Sour Apple
Robert A.G. Monks
Shareholder activist, corporate governance adviser and author
Globalization has had many effects, but one of the greatest seems to be that corporations now have so many "homes" that they pick and choose the locations that offer them the best regulatory and tax breaks.
18 Of America's Biggest Companies Using Tax Havens To Skirt $92 Billion In U.S. Taxes: CTJ
A Nike spokesperson declined to comment on the report. Microsoft and Apple didn’t immediately return messages from The Huffington
SEC Loophole Lets Companies Stash Trillions Offshore
Apple took advantage of another SEC policy to avoid telling investors how little the company actually pays in U.S. taxes
The 1 Chart That Reveals Just How Grossly Unfair The U.S. Tax System Has Become
And the total corporate contribution to federal revenue, including employers' share of payroll taxes, has dwindled from 32
Letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook from a Disgruntled Shareholder
Senior Editor, The Huffington Post Post
I want Apple to innovate with new "incredibly great" products that wow the world like the iMac and iPhone did--not with new ways of nickel and diming Uncle Sam. Do what's right and stick to what Apple does best and continued success will surely follow.
Apple Is Paying Almost No Taxes On The $102 Billion It Has Stashed Offshore: Report
Apple in one of a number of companies that have argued that the current tax system disincentivizes corporations from bringing
Apple CEO Tim Cook Wants To Change The Corporate Tax Code
Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook will propose tax changes that would encourage firms to bring home more of their offshore funds when he faces congressional queries next Tuesday over his company's overseas cash holdings and tax bills, the Washington Post reported.
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