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Even with the increased focus in recent days on the UK’s relationship with Europe, a quick flick through the morning papers shows that the tax avoidance agenda remains stubbornly high on the news agenda. A recent piece from the FT … Continue reading

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Despite the current economic crisis and the urgent need to trigger private investment in the ICT sector, a number of countries continue to apply higher taxes to telecommunications than other types of goods and services. In this context, we’ve just … Continue reading

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A letter from our Director of Policy, Andrew Wilson, appeared in the Financial Times earlier this week dealing with the issue of natural resource transparency. As an organisation which works to promote the rule of law, we fully recognise the … Continue reading

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Many multinational firms will be breathing a sigh of relief this morning with the news that India’s Supreme Court found in favour of Vodafone in the long running tax dispute related to the firm’s 2007 acquisition of Hutchison Essar. In … Continue reading

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We hear that India’s Supreme Court is set to issue its widely-anticipated decision on whether UK-based telecoms firm Vodafone must pay in excess of £2bn in taxes on an $11.1 billion takeover that was completed in 2007. Whilst it’s not … Continue reading

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