A guide to the 5 biggest revelations from the Panama Papers (so far) Vox. Notice it includes Putin but not Ukraine’s Porshenko.White Collar Watch: Panama Papers Show How Lawyers Can Turn a Blind Eye New York Times. “Can turn a blind eye”? That’s what they were paid to to.Cameron vows to stop tax cheats Austrailian. Note that this is part of the Brexit story, since the pro-Brexit Tories are attacking Cameron over his the Panama Papers revelations and his record of being soft on reining in tax haven abuses
Top Washington Lawyer Cleared Unaoil In Anti-Corruption Report Huffington Post
KPMG should be charged with facilitating tax evasion: watchdog
Megan McArdle, Those Tax ‘Loopholes’ Were Created for a Reason. Megan deals with some nonsense:
I have now been referred to the same New York Times article on Delaware corporations multiple times. Why bother moving your money abroad when you can illegally shelter it right here?If you think she’s wrong, try hiding your U.S. income in a Delaware corporation sometime without telling the IRS. You won’t care for the results.
This argument is deeply, deeply confused. And since it’s confused in a way that often muddles our conversations about tax policy, it seems worth talking about.
Start with a simple observation: Delaware corporations are not really a good place to hide your money from U.S. tax authorities.
Goldman Mortgage Settlement Is Much Less Than Meets the Eye New York Times. OMG, the New York Times finally puts a headline on one of these mortgage settlements that should have been applied to all
The Global Architecture of Wealth Extraction Medium (John L)