Category: HMRC

Guest blog: time for tax transparency

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Guest blog: Oliver Huitson, writing about the UK’s widely reported Public Accounts Committee report on Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC, the UK’s tax authorities.) Cross-posted from the New Statesman, with permission (also see the Tackle Tax Havens blog.) Another Public Accounts Committee report, another sad indictment of the probity of our governance… This time it…

The falling number of financial prosecutions – in pictures

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This picture from David Cay Johnston of Reuters speaks for itself: The #Occupy movement is on to something in this particular respect (as in many other respects). Meanwhile, over in the UK we see something similar, via the Treasure Islands blog, which we re-post in full here, with permission: “This is remarkable, from Britain’s Daily Mail:…