Tax Havens

A tax haven is a country or place with very low "effective" rates of taxation for foreign investors ("headline" rates may be higher). In some traditional definitions, a tax haven also offers financial secrecy. However, while countries with high levels of secrecy but also high rates of taxation (e.g. the United States and Germany in the Financial Secrecy Index ("FSI") rankings) can feature in some tax haven lists, they are not universally considered as tax havens. In contrast, countries with lower levels of secrecy but also low "effective" rates of taxation (e.g. Ireland in the FSI rankings), appear in most …

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The South Centre · 15 May 2024 English

Yet the resulting constitutional hurdles for the ratification of treaties.8 In the tax field, package of proposals would largely retain the existing rules, greatly 8 The US has failed to …

revenue losses from the shifting of profits to tax havens grew from transactions between them as if they


Washington Center for Equitable Growth · 14 May 2024 English

1993 to 2016 linked with the leaked Panama Papers to investigate offshoring to the country’s key tax havens. We leverage variation from discrete jumps […] The post Behavioral Responses to Wealth Taxation:

to investigate offshoring to the country’s key tax havens. We leverage variation from discrete jumps […]</p>


FEASTA: The Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability · 13 May 2024 English

on credit demand, problems with the commercialisation of the money system, the need to close off tax havens and for countries to adopt ‘commons-based’ taxation measures such as Land Value Tax, and the need

commercialisation of the money system, the need to close off tax havens and for countries to adopt ‘commons-based’ taxation


FOE: Friends of the Earth (USA) · 7 May 2024 English

Considering the high risk of negative environmental and social impacts related to extraction and processing, we urge EXIM to take the following actions: ● Require companies supplying (or sourcing) minerals …

including minimizing the use of subsidiaries in tax havens, avoiding project-specific tax incentives, committing


FoE: Friends of Europe · 6 May 2024 English

OVERVIEW OF THE SELECTION PROCESS Since the launch of the programme, we have further improved the diversity and exceptional quality of its selection process. [...] Member of the Swedish Riksdag …

the poor, labour rights and the abolition of tax havens. Luka European Championship simultaneously. also


Redress: Redress Trust · 2 May 2024 English

Finally, in a first attempt by a EU country to craft a legal way for asset confiscation, the Estonian parliament passed a draft law in the first reading that would …

businesses using complex structures in offshore tax havens. 24. The introduction of Unexplained Wealth Orders


EU: European Union · 2 May 2024 English

coordi- nate efforts to stop, punish and prevent tax havens – and this too was mentioned by the Commission


World Bank Group · 26 April 2024 English

This EFI Insight distills critical insights from the implementation of Beneficial Ownership Registers (BORs) in Nigeria, North Macedonia, Kenya, and the United Kingdom. The experiences of these countries offer valuable …

based in tax havens. A recent study found that new purchases by companies based in tax havens fell substantially


World Bank Group · 19 April 2024 English

trillion in tax revenue over the next decade due to tax havens. Furthermore, research by the EU Tax Observatory


PCNS: Policy Center for the New South · 19 April 2024 English

He is a member of the Editorial Board of the French Review Commentaire and Knight of the Legion of Honor. [...] Under the direct supervision of Professor Abdelaziz Aitali, the …

operation and Development in the fight against tax havens and tax evasion. 18 Dominique Bocquet Too much


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