Lewis Hamilton

Opinion: Are the Paradise Papers really that bad?

Nov 7, 2017

It is important to distinguish between tax avoidance and tax evasion. One is very illegal; one is shrewd business. Tax evasion is illegally not paying tax whereas tax avoidance is finding loopholes to avoid paying as much tax. What has been released in the Paradise...

The Paradise Papers: explained

Nov 7, 2017

The term ‘Paradise Papers’ refers to the leak of around 13.4 million financial documents detailing how a series of  high profile companies and individuals from 1950 to 2016 avoid paying higher rates of tax. The documents have mainly come from two offshore service...



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