Monthly Archives:: November 2011

Occupy London calls for an end to tax havens

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Occupy London has called for an end to tax havens. From the Occupy London site: “As Chancellor George Osborne prepares to set out his Autumn Statement on Tuesday, Occupy London – a diverse group of people coming together to challenge social and economic inequality as part of the fight for real democracy – today issued…

Tax havens: what is all the fuss about?

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Tax havens. We all have a vague idea what they are: shady places to stash money. But it’s all a bit confusing. They provide lots of things. Secrecy is one. They also charge little or no tax. They promise not to enforce other nations’ laws, from labour laws to inheritance rules to financial regulations. So…