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British overseas territories in talks to keep tax haven secrecy | World news | The Guardian
Leaders of British overseas territories are to hold two days of showdown talks with ministers in an attempt to reverse the UK government’s decision to end secrecy for offshore tax havens.

British Virgin Islands (BVI), Bermuda, Cayman Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands,

An unexpected vote by MPs at the beginning of May to impose public registers of share ownership in all the BOTs has triggered angry resistance including street protests, boycotts of the Queen’s birthday celebrations, and even demands for constitutional separation.
UK  Tories  tax  evasion  Great  Britain  offshore  avoidance  taxevasion  taxavoidance  HMRC  Europe  heaven  British  Virgin  Islands  Bermuda  Cayman 
june 2018 by asterisk2a
BBC News - Take That stars could face tax bill of millions after court decision
'Dodging tax obligations' Judge Bishopp said in his ruling: "The underlying, and fundamental, conclusion we have reached is that the Icebreaker scheme is, and was known and understood by all concerned to be, a tax avoidance scheme." [...] In a statement, they said: "HMRC has put in place generous reliefs to support genuine business investment and our tax reliefs for the creative industries work well, enabling the UK's world-class film, television and video production companies to compete on the global stage. "But we will not tolerate abuse of the system by people trying to dodge their tax obligations.
taxavoidance  tax  avoidance  taxevasion  tax  evasion  HMRC  UK  public  policy  tax  code  subsidies  subsidizing 
may 2014 by asterisk2a

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