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Audio: October 2015 Taxcast

Oct 27

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New and views from the Tax Justice Network


In the October 2015 Tax Justice Network Podcast:

  • The 'remittance cartel' and their 'taxing of the poor' with monopoly prices in a juicy $450-500 billion market.
  • 'Comfort letters' and the game changing European Commission ruling that the tax agreements between Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Fiat and Starbucks constitute illegal state aid.
  • We analyse the rich country club of the OECD's BEPS proposals for reform of the global corporate tax system: will it really address corporate tax avoidance and evasion?



  • John Christensen of the Tax Justice Network
  • Economist, lawyer and senior Tax Justice Network advisor James Henry
  • Somalian wife and mother Shamso Abdullahi (interviewed by CCTV Africa)
  • Pope Francis



Produced and presented by @Naomi_Fowler for the Tax Justice Network.


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