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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
Transparency can be one game changer, especially if it addresses the channels of influence through which policy becomes "privatized
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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
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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...
And then, I predict, the names and stories of ordinary people will be in the news, people using offshore entities for legitimate
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
When companies move off shore to save on taxes, you and I make up the tax shortfall elsewhere sell those stocks and they
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
Meanwhile, those corporate cash-hoarders -- America's true welfare queens -- are costing the U.S. government between $30
Tax Cheats Need A New Place To Hide Their Money
"Secrecy to the Swiss is what the First Amendment is to the United States," Neiman said. "This is a huge shock to their system
Offshore Tax Havens: ICIJ Database Of Tax Shelter Users Is Made Available To The Public
Drawing on a cache of 2.5 million leaked documents, the ICIJ has identified people and organizations in more than 30 countries
Offshore Tax-Haven Data Made Public As Companies Brace For Scrutiny
A review by The Huffington Post of the ICIJ database, which comprises only a portion of the total data trove in the leak
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
The companies on CTJ’s list disclosed in their filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission that if they brought their
SEC Loophole Lets Companies Stash Trillions Offshore
One result of this loophole is that companies don’t have to publicly disclose information about money they may be keeping
The 1 Chart That Reveals Just How Grossly Unfair The U.S. Tax System Has Become
And Rand Paul is kind of right, you guys, as is Tim Cook: We should not be so mad at Apple for doing what the law allows
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 will tell the Senate that it doesn't use "gimmicks" to avoid paying taxes, like moving intellectual property to tax
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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