Molly has welcomed a new report from Oxfam that identifies which countries should be on an EU tax haven blacklist.
Molly responds to the new ‘Paradise Papers’ leaks which reveal new secrets about the global elite’s hidden wealth.
Molly has welcomed an EU investigation into UK rules which give an unfair advantage to large companies residing in the UK compared to small businesses.
Molly has said that what is being coined the Bermuda hack, is another sign that the UK is a leading global tax haven.
A majority of MEPs today voted to support a report calling for urgent and effective protection for whistleblowers at EU level.
A Committee of Inquiry into the Panama papers (PANA), has agreed measures to tackle money laundering and tax dodging and identifies the UK as one of the worst offenders.
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.’
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.
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 … Read more EU must tackle aggressive methods of tax advisors and lawyers
A new report on lack of cooperation between EU countries on tackling tax avoidance shows dangers of UK becoming a tax haven post Brexit.