Apple, Google, Starbucks und Co.: New Reprisk report shows tax evasion

 Der neue Bericht zeigt die Steuervermeidungstricks großer Unternehmen auf. Quelle: Rvanreig, Wikipedia | Bild (Ausschnitt): © Rvanreig [CC BY-SA 4.0] - Wikimedia

The Agency RepRisk has released a study on the tax optimisation of several multinational corporations. Tax optimisation while not considered illegal, has been deemed unethical due to the impacts of not paying taxes in the country in which an organisation operates. The “Special Report on Tax optimisation” by RepRisk now provides insight into companies that operate tax optimisation based on loopholes and with the help of global tax havens.   ... →

Companies deprive Africa of urgently needed financial means

A report by the High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows published in February 2015 revealed that Africa looses up to $ 50 billion a year due to fraudulent schemes among governments and multinational companies. This amount doubles the annual official development aid that the continent receives making it a net creditor to the rest of the world.   ... →