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The inaugural Luxembourg tax-avoidance power rankings

Like snowflakes, no two tax-avoiding corporate structures are the same.<p>When someone leaked secret Luxembourg tax deals for some 340 multinational companies, Quartz reporters were keen to get a peek behind the curtain and see how multinationals avoid global taxes and confound governments around the …

Luxembourg

The Real Undiscovered Godfather In Bitcoin: FinCEN

The controversy roiling the Bitcoin community continues with the outing and then cloaking of the man fingered by Newsweek as Bitcoin’s Louis Pasteur. But the unassuming Dorian S. Nakamoto, a Japanese-American man in California, denied having anything to do with the digital currency in an interview …

Rich countries failing to address money laundering and tax evasion, says OECD

The world's richest countries are failing to deliver on their pledges to crack down on money laundering and tax evasion, which drains billions of dollars from poor countries, a report said on Wednesday.<p>The damning assessment from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), a …

OECD seeks input on country-by-country reporting

Introduction<p>On 3 October 2013, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published a memorandum seeking input on the …

Income Inequality

OECD meets with business on base erosion and profit shifting action plan

Executive summary<p>On 1 October 2013, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) held a meeting with the Business and Industry …

Economics

French Government updates blacklist of non cooperative countries

On 28 August 2013, the French Government released its annual update of the list of Non Cooperative States or Territories (NCST).<p>Since the Amended …

French Government

OECD invites public comments on the White Paper on Transfer Pricing Documentation

Executive summary<p>As part of its project on transfer pricing simplification, on 30 July 2013, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and …

Ernst & Young

What is BEPS and how can you stop it?

The next time somebody asks you take part in a consumer survey or opinion poll, ask them how much they’re prepared to pay for your time and opinion. …

Lauryn Hill Begins Prison Stay for Tax Evasion

Lauryn Hill began serving a three-month prison sentence in Connecticut yesterday for failing to pay over $1 million in taxes over the past decade, …

Advisory, Assurance, Tax, Transaction Services

Amid rapid industry change, EY announces new leadership and major investments in strategic technologies for clients.<p>Acquisition helps give EY …

Legal Services

The New ITR14 Corporate Income Tax Return Targets Transfer Pricing

<b>Wednesday, 03 July 2013</b> (0 Comments)<br>Posted by: Author: Tarryn Spearman<p>Author: Tarryn Spearman (Grant Thornton)<p>On 4 May 2013 SARS introduced an …

Finance

2013 Transfer pricing global reference guide

The EY Transfer pricing global reference guide allows international tax executives to quickly find the transfer pricing rules, practices and …

Ireland is not – and has never been – a tax haven

Opinion: It is regrettable, and unfair, that Ireland was name-checked so heavily in recent US Senate hearings<p>Thu, May 30, 2013, 01:00<p>Since the middle …

Economics

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

Ghana announces plan to address revenue target shortfall

The Government of Ghana has announced certain actions it plans to take to address the shortfall in its Year 2013 revenue target, after having missed …

Ernst & Young

TimesLIVE

Viber Hits 200M Users, Launches New Windows And Mac Apps

When Viber first launched its free voice calling app for iPhone back in December 2010, I called it a rival to Skype’s iOS app.<p>Today, we can really start referring to Viber as an overall, head-to-head Skype challenger as it launches desktop applications for both Windows and Mac OS X that feature …

Why Hot Chocolate Tastes Better In An Orange Cup

Researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia and the University of Oxford recruited 57 volunteers and asked them to taste hot chocolate served in plastic cups with four different colours — white, cream, red and orange with white on the inside.<p>The chocolate was the same in all the samples, …

University of Oxford

Clem Sunter