Archives: Tax justice

‘Shocking revelations’ on Azerbaijani money laundering and lobbying scandal

The UK is exposed for being at the centre of a secret $3bn Azerbaijani money laundering and lobbying scheme, showing the UK’s offshore tax havens permit ‘the world’s corrupt elite to indulge their extravagant lifestyles at public expense.’

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Government must match EU on tax transparency, says Green Party finance speaker as MEPs vote in favour of country-by-country reporting

As the European Parliament votes to support country-by-country reporting Molly has insisted that such tax transparency must form part of any post Brexit trade deal.

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EU must tackle aggressive methods of tax advisors and lawyers

The European Commission will today present its proposal to create an obligation on intermediaries to systematically report to tax authorities any cross-border schemes with potentially aggressive tax planning elements they offer to their clients. A report from the Greens/EFA group in January 2017 showed the extent of the role of intermediaries in tax evasion and […]

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New report reveals role of Luxembourg in resisting EU wide efforts to tackle tax avoidance

A new report on lack of cooperation between EU countries on tackling tax avoidance shows dangers of UK becoming a tax haven post Brexit.

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Court ruling on trade deal could help prevent Brexit race to the bottom, says MEP

Molly has welcomed a landmark ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) that will help shape the way future EU trade agreements are negotiated.

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