Monthly Archives:: December 2012

Links Dec 27

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Facebook paid £2.9m tax on £840m profits made outside US, figures show GuardianDec 23 – Facebook channelled the bulk of its profits through Ireland and on to the Cayman Islands. Facebook Ireland made “gross 2011 profits of £840m – or £3.1m per…

December Taxcast

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In December’s Taxcast from the Tax Justice Network: Banks – too big to fail and now too big to prosecute? Thanks but no thanks to Starbucks cynical offer to pay some corporation tax after all, and we discuss a new system rating corporate tax res…

Links Dec 21

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Europe needs joint effort to tackle tax avoidance: EU ReutersDec 20 – On “an action plan detailed by EU taxation policy commissioner Algirdas Semeta on Thursday to deal with inventive and increasingly common tactics used by big companies and others …

Links Dec 20

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Failure to Count UncountedDec 17 – Alex Cobham reports from the conference of the DFID-funded International Centre for Tax and Development in Cape Town. This “brings together researchers from around the world to work on various research themes – incl…

Seasons Greetings from TJN-USA

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Regards and Season’s Greetings.Let’s start by opening the presents.Given your interest in tax justice issues, we at TJN-USA thought you might be interested in a totally free link to a 56 minute version of the award-winning Sundance documentary”We’re No…