• Tax avoidance: a necessary evil? | Alexandre Stylianoudis | TEDxUniversityofKent

    Tax avoidance. A complex issue, hated by many, understood by few. With his talk, Alexander challenges dogmas to illustrate how chasing corporations for their taxes makes politicians popular, not successful. Alexander Stylianoudis was born and raised in Geneva. He is currently studying Criminology and Sociology at the University of Kent, and has a particular interest in financial crimes and the socio-economic influence of corporations. His research will take him to California, Geneva and London, to study the various fiscal methods used both in tax planning and tax avoidance. Alexander aims to present a neutral, but thought provoking approach to his talk in which he will highlight the inconvenient truth of tax avoidance. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format b...

    published: 30 Jun 2015
  • Corporate Tax Avoidance: How it happens, how it is changing, and what to do about it

    Join us for our August Fuqua Faculty Conversation with Scott Dyreng, Associate Professor of Accounting as he presents: Corporate Tax Avoidance: How it happens, how it is changing, and what to do about it In this session, we will talk about: - How much tax do U.S. corporations pay - Common misconceptions about corporate tax avoidance - How corporate tax avoidance has changed since the mid 1980s - What can be changed to make our corporate tax system more efficient Our live online session with Professor Dyreng will take place on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. ET. Send your questions to conversations@fuqua.duke.edu or tweet them during the live session using #fuquaalumni

    published: 13 Aug 2015
  • Investopedia Video: Tax Avoidance vs Tax Evasion

    Evading taxes is illegal, but avoiding paying unnecessary tax is one of the keys to building wealth. For more Investopedia videos, check out; http://www.investopedia.com/video/

    published: 16 Aug 2013
  • UC_007 The Guide to Legal Tax Evasion

    While everyone's in a flap over the Panama Papers, we're way more pissed off about the legal and more-or-less out-in-the-open ways that multinational corporations avoid paying tax in the countries from which they generate staggering profits. http://www.theundercurrent.com

    published: 26 Apr 2016
  • Taxodus - Playing The Global Tax Avoidance Game

    53 mins Documentary Where do multinationals pay taxes and how much? Gaining insight from international tax experts, this excellent documentary takes a look at tax havens, the people who live there and the routes along which tax is avoided globally. As we have previously discussed in great detail, those routes go by resounding names like 'Cayman Special', 'Double Irish', and 'Dutch Sandwich' amid a financial world operating in the shadows surrounded by a high level of secrecy where sizable capital streams travel the world at the speed of light and avoid paying tax. 'The Tax Free Tour' explains the systemic risk for governments and citizens alike. Is this the price we have to pay for globalized capitalism? At the same time, the online game "Taxodus" provides an interactive guide to hiding y...

    published: 04 May 2013
  • How does Nando's avoid paying tax in the UK? | Guardian Animations

    Nando's is one of Britain's go-to place for spicy chicken. Subscribe to The Guardianhttp://bitly.com/UvkFpD But behind the simplicity of their menu lies a complex offshore network of money that involves the Isle of Man, Ireland, Guernsey, the Netherlands, Ireland, Luxembourg and the British Virgin Islands. But how does it all end up in Jersey? And what is the connection to a grand 16th century estate in Wiltshire? Guardian special projects editor James Ball explains. Get the whole picture, the whole time ► http://is.gd/9LRxIO The Guardian's Top Ten Videos: Mos Def force fed in Gitmo procedure ► http://bit.ly/1hdvoqM Bangladeshi Sex Workers take steroids ► http://bit.ly/1mqf3fA North Korean military parade in slow-mo ► http://bit.ly/TTEAGk Police assault on Ian Tomlinson at G20 ► http...

    published: 11 Jul 2014
  • Why does Starbucks pay so little tax? - MoneyWeek Investment Tutorials

    Big, profitable companies can reduce their corporation tax bill to almost nothing. Tim Bennett explains how they manage it. Visit http://moneyweek.com/youtube for extra videos not found on YouTube. MoneyWeek videos are designed to help you become a better investor, and to give you a better understanding of the markets. They’re aimed at both beginners and more experienced investors. In all our videos we explain things in an easy-to-understand way. Some videos are about important ideas and concepts. Others are about investment stories and themes in the news. The emphasis is on clarity and brevity. We don’t want to waste your time with a 20-minute video that could easily be so much shorter. Related links… -What is profit? http://moneyweek.com/videos/beginners-guide-to-investing-what...

    published: 02 Nov 2012
  • How American Game Companies Avoid Paying Income Tax

    A detailed description of how wealthy game corporations get away with what would be a crime if the rest of us tried it. This is really all thanks to a Dutch journalist named Jesse Frederick, whose story you can find here: https://thecorrespondent.com/6942/bermuda-guess-again-turns-out-holland-is-the-tax-haven-of-choice-for-us-companies/417639737658-b85252de Super rad thanks to Ace Waters for the super rad cover tunes: https://www.youtube.com/user/acewatersthe3rd/about

    published: 10 Aug 2017
  • David Mitchell on Tax Avoidance (from The Last Leg)

    David Mitchell on Tax Avoidance (from The Last Leg)

    published: 20 Feb 2015
  • How do companies avoid corporation tax?

    BBC economics editor Stephanie Flanders explains how the fictitious "Big Bizz Co" avoids high tax bills. World leaders are gathering at the latest G20 summit in St Petersburg amid calls for a clampdown on tax avoidance. Several multinationals have come under fire for paying little or no corporation tax. But how do they manage it? No copyright infringement intended. All rights belong to their respective owners. FAIR USE NOTICE: This video may contain copyrighted material. Such material is made available for educational purposes only. Understanding Fair Use: UK Copyright Law fact sheet P-09 : http://www.copyrightservice.co.uk/copyright/p09_fair_use This constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Title 17 U.S.C. section 107 of the US Copyright Law For c...

    published: 05 Sep 2013
  • Tax Evasion vs Tax Avoidance

    Hey Guys, Today's Tip of the Day is talking about the difference between Tax Evasion and Tax Avoidance. One is very Illegal and one is essential for building wealth. We go in depth talking about if you should claim cash. We also talk about how to set up entities to maximize your tax write offs. Check out IRS.Gov for more information and keep in mind I'm sharing my opinions. I'm not an accountant nor tax professional. Please seek out qualified professionals when dealing with your personal and business finances. Add us on Social Media Facebook www.facebook.com/MorrowInvest LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-morrow-634b4b8a Twitter https://twitter.com/MorrowInvest Website www.MorrowInvest.com And Signup for our Newsletter for Special Offers! http://eepurl.com/XZwEb

    published: 23 Mar 2015
  • Inside the Secretive World of Tax-Avoidance Experts

    A behind-the-scenes, eye-witness account of the international wealth management profession from a sociologist who has spent the last eight years researching it, during which time she trained to become a wealth manager and visited 18 offshore jurisdictions. SPEAKERS BROOKE HARRINGTON Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School (Denmark) PowerPoint: http://www.offshorealert.com/uploadedFiles/Events/OffshoreAlert_Conferences/2016/miami/01%20Inside%20the%20Secretive%20World%20%20of%20Tax-Avoidance%20Experts.pdf

    published: 05 May 2016
  • Tax Structure and Tax Avoidance : What you need to know

    As a property advisory firm, we’ve seen a lot of emphasis on the relationship between property investment and tax. Tax avoidance is illegal and in this how to, Ben talks about the tax structures and tax avoidance schemes that you should be aware of.

    published: 30 Mar 2017
  • TAAKS AVOYD - Ikea tax avoidance scheme

    New research commissioned by the Greens shows how IKEA dodged €1 billion in taxes over the last 6 years using onshore European tax havens, and how the Commission's anti-tax avoidance package is not going far enough to stop this. bit.ly/1V8spPw

    published: 13 Feb 2016
  • Tax Avoidance: How do the rich get away with it? - The Feed

    ATO records tell us some of Australia’s richest people and companies pay no income tax! Jan Fran shares their tips and tricks… err, exposes legal loopholes. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thefeedsbs Twitter: https://twitter.com/thefeedsbs Insta: https://instagram.com/thefeedsbs

    published: 13 Apr 2017
  • How Tax Avoidance and Evasion by the Super Rich Are Costing the Country Billions (2001)

    An IRS report indicates that, in 2009, 1,470 individuals earning more than $1,000,000 annually faced a net tax liability of zero or less. About the book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/038097682X/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=038097682X&linkCode=as2&tag=tra0c7-20&linkId=12f5392f5131339575b9ff9f034cb69e Also, in 1998 alone, a total of 94 corporations faced a net liability of less than half the full 35% corporate tax rate and the corporations Lyondell Chemical, Texaco, Chevron, CSX, Tosco, PepsiCo, Owens & Minor, Pfizer, JP Morgan, Saks, Goodyear, Ryder, Enron, Colgate-Palmolive, Worldcom, Eaton, Weyerhaeuser, General Motors, El Paso Energy, Westpoint Stevens, MedPartners, Phillips Petroleum, McKesson and Northrup Grumman all had net negative tax liabilities.[...

    published: 27 May 2015
  • Tax Avoidance

    The fight against corporate tax avoidance is one of our top priorities. Billions of tax euros are lost. We can't close our eyes to this problem any longer. Therefore, we are building a better tax system in Europe.

    published: 28 Jan 2016
  • Peter Hitchens - Tax Avoidance is Moral

    From 2012: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00v7403

    published: 18 Jul 2016
  • Tax Planning, Tax Aviodance & Tax Evasion

    published: 08 Aug 2016
  • Tax Avoidance Movie

    Been in a Tax Avoidance Scheme? Now in dispute with HMRC? We will take care of it for you. Just PLEASE don't bury your head in the sand! www.ejpandco.co.uk

    published: 12 Feb 2015
  • LEGAL WAYS TO AVOID PAYING TAX - The Super Rich Elite are Doing It, So Why Dont You?

    SUBSCRIBE to ELITE NWO AGENDA for Latest on USD COLLAPSE / GOLD / SILVER / BITCOIN / NEW WORLD ORDER / ILLUMINATI / TAX HAVEN http://www.youtube.com/EliteNWOAgenda LEGAL WAYS TO AVOID PAYING TAX - The Super Rich Elite are Doing It, So Why Dont You? Don't take an income Selling assets and realising capital gains could give you a source of cash if you needed it, and careful planning so losses in previous years offset any gains could help reduce your capital gains tax bill. Give to charity This is one of the strategies the government is planning to crack down on, although its plans have attracted controversy and could be watered down as a result. Currently, if you give assets to charity you can claim income tax relief up to their entire value. The government's own Directgov website gives ...

    published: 14 Jul 2014
  • Tax Avoidance | White Man Behind A Desk

    This video was recorded at the NZ International Comedy Fest season of #WMBADLive. After we sold out BATS Theatre, we decided to keep the show going over at Circa. Get your tickets now: http://www.circa.co.nz/package/white-man-behind-a-desk-live/ We've wanted to do this video for ages, and we finally got to make it thanks to the support of the generous ActionStation community. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/whitemanbehindadesk Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/whitemanbehindadesk Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/manwithdesk Live your life: Wherever your passport allows. Bibliography! Claim: In the last fifty years wealth inequality has risen in New Zealand. Source: “Advancing Better Tax Policy: The Role of Wealth Taxes In New Zealand.” Lisa Marriott...

    published: 24 May 2017
  • International tax avoidance: the double Irish Dutch sandwich

    More at http://ab.co/2bJ22Sn How do Apple and Google avoid paying billions in tax? Here's a brief explainer (using sandwiches). Subscribe to ABC RN - http://www.youtube.com/abcrn

    published: 05 Sep 2016
  • Inside Story - Tax avoidance: Legality vs morality

    Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe A British company is the latest major multinational that stands accused of massive tax avoidance and depriving one of the world's poorest countries of billions of dollars. The Zambian subsidiary of Associated British Foods has confirmed it paid virtually no tax in the past five years. Such forms of tax avoidance may be legal, but as aid groups are questioning: Is it morally right? And is this a trade worth having? To discuss this, Inside Story with presenter Mike Hanna is joined by guests: Chris Jordan, the co-author of the ActionAid report on Zambia Sugar called 'Sweet Nothings'; Keith Boyfield, a fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs; and Stephen Barber, a political economist...

    published: 11 Feb 2013
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Tax avoidance: a necessary evil? | Alexandre Stylianoudis | TEDxUniversityofKent

Tax avoidance: a necessary evil? | Alexandre Stylianoudis | TEDxUniversityofKent

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  • Updated: 30 Jun 2015
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Tax avoidance. A complex issue, hated by many, understood by few. With his talk, Alexander challenges dogmas to illustrate how chasing corporations for their taxes makes politicians popular, not successful. Alexander Stylianoudis was born and raised in Geneva. He is currently studying Criminology and Sociology at the University of Kent, and has a particular interest in financial crimes and the socio-economic influence of corporations. His research will take him to California, Geneva and London, to study the various fiscal methods used both in tax planning and tax avoidance. Alexander aims to present a neutral, but thought provoking approach to his talk in which he will highlight the inconvenient truth of tax avoidance. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
https://wn.com/Tax_Avoidance_A_Necessary_Evil_|_Alexandre_Stylianoudis_|_Tedxuniversityofkent
Corporate Tax Avoidance: How it happens, how it is changing, and what to do about it

Corporate Tax Avoidance: How it happens, how it is changing, and what to do about it

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  • Updated: 13 Aug 2015
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Join us for our August Fuqua Faculty Conversation with Scott Dyreng, Associate Professor of Accounting as he presents: Corporate Tax Avoidance: How it happens, how it is changing, and what to do about it In this session, we will talk about: - How much tax do U.S. corporations pay - Common misconceptions about corporate tax avoidance - How corporate tax avoidance has changed since the mid 1980s - What can be changed to make our corporate tax system more efficient Our live online session with Professor Dyreng will take place on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. ET. Send your questions to conversations@fuqua.duke.edu or tweet them during the live session using #fuquaalumni
https://wn.com/Corporate_Tax_Avoidance_How_It_Happens,_How_It_Is_Changing,_And_What_To_Do_About_It
Investopedia Video: Tax Avoidance vs Tax Evasion

Investopedia Video: Tax Avoidance vs Tax Evasion

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  • Updated: 16 Aug 2013
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Evading taxes is illegal, but avoiding paying unnecessary tax is one of the keys to building wealth. For more Investopedia videos, check out; http://www.investopedia.com/video/
https://wn.com/Investopedia_Video_Tax_Avoidance_Vs_Tax_Evasion
UC_007 The Guide to Legal Tax Evasion

UC_007 The Guide to Legal Tax Evasion

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  • Updated: 26 Apr 2016
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While everyone's in a flap over the Panama Papers, we're way more pissed off about the legal and more-or-less out-in-the-open ways that multinational corporations avoid paying tax in the countries from which they generate staggering profits. http://www.theundercurrent.com
https://wn.com/Uc_007_The_Guide_To_Legal_Tax_Evasion
Taxodus - Playing The Global Tax Avoidance Game

Taxodus - Playing The Global Tax Avoidance Game

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  • Updated: 04 May 2013
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53 mins Documentary Where do multinationals pay taxes and how much? Gaining insight from international tax experts, this excellent documentary takes a look at tax havens, the people who live there and the routes along which tax is avoided globally. As we have previously discussed in great detail, those routes go by resounding names like 'Cayman Special', 'Double Irish', and 'Dutch Sandwich' amid a financial world operating in the shadows surrounded by a high level of secrecy where sizable capital streams travel the world at the speed of light and avoid paying tax. 'The Tax Free Tour' explains the systemic risk for governments and citizens alike. Is this the price we have to pay for globalized capitalism? At the same time, the online game "Taxodus" provides an interactive guide to hiding your company's cash. In the game, the player can select the profile of a multinational and look for the global route to pay as little tax as possible.
https://wn.com/Taxodus_Playing_The_Global_Tax_Avoidance_Game
How does Nando's avoid paying tax in the UK? | Guardian Animations

How does Nando's avoid paying tax in the UK? | Guardian Animations

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  • Updated: 11 Jul 2014
  • views: 24790
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Nando's is one of Britain's go-to place for spicy chicken. Subscribe to The Guardianhttp://bitly.com/UvkFpD But behind the simplicity of their menu lies a complex offshore network of money that involves the Isle of Man, Ireland, Guernsey, the Netherlands, Ireland, Luxembourg and the British Virgin Islands. But how does it all end up in Jersey? And what is the connection to a grand 16th century estate in Wiltshire? Guardian special projects editor James Ball explains. Get the whole picture, the whole time ► http://is.gd/9LRxIO The Guardian's Top Ten Videos: Mos Def force fed in Gitmo procedure ► http://bit.ly/1hdvoqM Bangladeshi Sex Workers take steroids ► http://bit.ly/1mqf3fA North Korean military parade in slow-mo ► http://bit.ly/TTEAGk Police assault on Ian Tomlinson at G20 ► http://bit.ly/1rgq6Pg Manny Pacquiao fight highlights ► http://bit.ly/RBczBp Brick-by-brick women's fencing protest ► http://bit.ly/RBcEFc Trouserless on the Tube ► http://bit.ly/SPWOrv Jesus "would have been an atheist" ► http://bit.ly/1kfrKqP Open Heart Surgery ► http://bit.ly/1tPaGQ2 Brick-by-Brick Usain Bolt 2012 Olympic gold ► http://bit.ly/1pxQqQv
https://wn.com/How_Does_Nando's_Avoid_Paying_Tax_In_The_UK_|_Guardian_Animations
Why does Starbucks pay so little tax? - MoneyWeek Investment Tutorials

Why does Starbucks pay so little tax? - MoneyWeek Investment Tutorials

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  • Updated: 02 Nov 2012
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Big, profitable companies can reduce their corporation tax bill to almost nothing. Tim Bennett explains how they manage it. Visit http://moneyweek.com/youtube for extra videos not found on YouTube. MoneyWeek videos are designed to help you become a better investor, and to give you a better understanding of the markets. They’re aimed at both beginners and more experienced investors. In all our videos we explain things in an easy-to-understand way. Some videos are about important ideas and concepts. Others are about investment stories and themes in the news. The emphasis is on clarity and brevity. We don’t want to waste your time with a 20-minute video that could easily be so much shorter. Related links… -What is profit? http://moneyweek.com/videos/beginners-guide-to-investing-what-is-profit-04914/ - The lazy way to get rich http://moneyweek.com/videos/investment-tutorial-compound-interest-compounding-14700/ - How to value a company using net assets http://moneyweek.com/videos/how-to-value-a-company-using-net-assets/ - What are earnings per share? http://moneyweek.com/videos/beginners-guide-to-investing-earnings-per-share-11612/
https://wn.com/Why_Does_Starbucks_Pay_So_Little_Tax_Moneyweek_Investment_Tutorials
How American Game Companies Avoid Paying Income Tax

How American Game Companies Avoid Paying Income Tax

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  • Updated: 10 Aug 2017
  • views: 205162
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A detailed description of how wealthy game corporations get away with what would be a crime if the rest of us tried it. This is really all thanks to a Dutch journalist named Jesse Frederick, whose story you can find here: https://thecorrespondent.com/6942/bermuda-guess-again-turns-out-holland-is-the-tax-haven-of-choice-for-us-companies/417639737658-b85252de Super rad thanks to Ace Waters for the super rad cover tunes: https://www.youtube.com/user/acewatersthe3rd/about
https://wn.com/How_American_Game_Companies_Avoid_Paying_Income_Tax
David Mitchell on Tax Avoidance (from The Last Leg)

David Mitchell on Tax Avoidance (from The Last Leg)

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  • Updated: 20 Feb 2015
  • views: 707058
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How do companies avoid corporation tax?

How do companies avoid corporation tax?

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  • Duration: 1:16
  • Updated: 05 Sep 2013
  • views: 30756
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BBC economics editor Stephanie Flanders explains how the fictitious "Big Bizz Co" avoids high tax bills. World leaders are gathering at the latest G20 summit in St Petersburg amid calls for a clampdown on tax avoidance. Several multinationals have come under fire for paying little or no corporation tax. But how do they manage it? No copyright infringement intended. All rights belong to their respective owners. FAIR USE NOTICE: This video may contain copyrighted material. Such material is made available for educational purposes only. Understanding Fair Use: UK Copyright Law fact sheet P-09 : http://www.copyrightservice.co.uk/copyright/p09_fair_use This constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Title 17 U.S.C. section 107 of the US Copyright Law For collaborations and business inquiries, please contact via Channel Pages: http://ChannelPages.com/PSNy2kUK
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Tax Evasion vs Tax Avoidance

Tax Evasion vs Tax Avoidance

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  • Duration: 8:11
  • Updated: 23 Mar 2015
  • views: 4577
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Hey Guys, Today's Tip of the Day is talking about the difference between Tax Evasion and Tax Avoidance. One is very Illegal and one is essential for building wealth. We go in depth talking about if you should claim cash. We also talk about how to set up entities to maximize your tax write offs. Check out IRS.Gov for more information and keep in mind I'm sharing my opinions. I'm not an accountant nor tax professional. Please seek out qualified professionals when dealing with your personal and business finances. Add us on Social Media Facebook www.facebook.com/MorrowInvest LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-morrow-634b4b8a Twitter https://twitter.com/MorrowInvest Website www.MorrowInvest.com And Signup for our Newsletter for Special Offers! http://eepurl.com/XZwEb
https://wn.com/Tax_Evasion_Vs_Tax_Avoidance
Inside the Secretive World of Tax-Avoidance Experts

Inside the Secretive World of Tax-Avoidance Experts

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  • Duration: 1:25:09
  • Updated: 05 May 2016
  • views: 1410
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A behind-the-scenes, eye-witness account of the international wealth management profession from a sociologist who has spent the last eight years researching it, during which time she trained to become a wealth manager and visited 18 offshore jurisdictions. SPEAKERS BROOKE HARRINGTON Associate Professor, Copenhagen Business School (Denmark) PowerPoint: http://www.offshorealert.com/uploadedFiles/Events/OffshoreAlert_Conferences/2016/miami/01%20Inside%20the%20Secretive%20World%20%20of%20Tax-Avoidance%20Experts.pdf
https://wn.com/Inside_The_Secretive_World_Of_Tax_Avoidance_Experts
Tax Structure and Tax Avoidance : What you need to know

Tax Structure and Tax Avoidance : What you need to know

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  • Duration: 4:21
  • Updated: 30 Mar 2017
  • views: 795
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As a property advisory firm, we’ve seen a lot of emphasis on the relationship between property investment and tax. Tax avoidance is illegal and in this how to, Ben talks about the tax structures and tax avoidance schemes that you should be aware of.
https://wn.com/Tax_Structure_And_Tax_Avoidance_What_You_Need_To_Know
TAAKS AVOYD - Ikea tax avoidance scheme

TAAKS AVOYD - Ikea tax avoidance scheme

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  • Updated: 13 Feb 2016
  • views: 30730
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New research commissioned by the Greens shows how IKEA dodged €1 billion in taxes over the last 6 years using onshore European tax havens, and how the Commission's anti-tax avoidance package is not going far enough to stop this. bit.ly/1V8spPw
https://wn.com/Taaks_Avoyd_Ikea_Tax_Avoidance_Scheme
Tax Avoidance: How do the rich get away with it? - The Feed

Tax Avoidance: How do the rich get away with it? - The Feed

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  • Updated: 13 Apr 2017
  • views: 1642
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ATO records tell us some of Australia’s richest people and companies pay no income tax! Jan Fran shares their tips and tricks… err, exposes legal loopholes. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thefeedsbs Twitter: https://twitter.com/thefeedsbs Insta: https://instagram.com/thefeedsbs
https://wn.com/Tax_Avoidance_How_Do_The_Rich_Get_Away_With_It_The_Feed
How Tax Avoidance and Evasion by the Super Rich Are Costing the Country Billions (2001)

How Tax Avoidance and Evasion by the Super Rich Are Costing the Country Billions (2001)

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  • Updated: 27 May 2015
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An IRS report indicates that, in 2009, 1,470 individuals earning more than $1,000,000 annually faced a net tax liability of zero or less. About the book: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/038097682X/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=038097682X&linkCode=as2&tag=tra0c7-20&linkId=12f5392f5131339575b9ff9f034cb69e Also, in 1998 alone, a total of 94 corporations faced a net liability of less than half the full 35% corporate tax rate and the corporations Lyondell Chemical, Texaco, Chevron, CSX, Tosco, PepsiCo, Owens & Minor, Pfizer, JP Morgan, Saks, Goodyear, Ryder, Enron, Colgate-Palmolive, Worldcom, Eaton, Weyerhaeuser, General Motors, El Paso Energy, Westpoint Stevens, MedPartners, Phillips Petroleum, McKesson and Northrup Grumman all had net negative tax liabilities.[28] Additionally, this phenomenon was widely documented regarding General Electric in early 2011.[29] Furthermore, a Government Accountability Office study found that, from 1998 to 2005, 55 percent of United States companies paid no federal income taxes during at least one year in a seven-year period it studied.[30][31] A review in 2011 by Citizens for Tax Justice and the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy of companies in the Fortune 500 profitable every year from 2008 through 2010 stated these companies paid an average tax rate of 18.5% and that 30 of these companies actually had a negative income tax due.[32] In 2012, Hewlett-Packard lost a lawsuit with the IRS over a "foreign tax credit generator" which was engineered by a division of AIG.[33] As a result of the tax sheltering, the government responded with Treasury in Treasury Department Circular 230. In 2010, the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 codified the "economic substance" rule of Gregory v. Helvering (1935). Tax avoidance may be considered to be the dodging of one's duties to society, or alternatively the right of every citizen to structure one's affairs in a manner allowed by law, to pay no more tax than what is required. Attitudes vary from approval through neutrality to outright hostility. Attitudes may vary depending on the steps taken in the avoidance scheme, or the perceived unfairness of the tax being avoided.[35] In 2008, the charity Christian Aid published a report, Death and taxes: the true toll of tax dodging, which criticised tax exiles and tax avoidance by some of the world's largest companies, linking tax evasion to the deaths of millions of children in developing countries.[36] However the research behind these calculations has been questioned in a 2009 paper prepared for the UK Department for International Development.[37] According to the Financial Times there is a growing trend for charities to prioritise tax avoidance as a key campaigning issue, with policy makers across the world considering changes to make tax avoidance more difficult.[38] In 2010, tax avoidance became a hot-button issue in the UK. An organisation, UK Uncut, began to encourage people to protest at local high-street shops that were thought to be avoiding tax, such as Vodafone, Topshop and the Arcadia Group.[39] In 2012, during the Occupy movement, tax avoidance was proposed as a tool of US government protest by the organization TaxKilla.[40] Prem Sikka, Professor of Accounting at the Essex Business School (University of Essex) and scientific advisor of the Tax Justice Network pointed to a discrepancy between the Corporate Social Responsibility claims of multinational companies and “their internal dynamics aimed at maximising their profits through things like tax avoidance”. He wrote in an article commenting the Lux Leaks publications: “Big corporations and accountancy firms are engaged in organised hypocrisy.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tax_avoidance
https://wn.com/How_Tax_Avoidance_And_Evasion_By_The_Super_Rich_Are_Costing_The_Country_Billions_(2001)
Tax Avoidance

Tax Avoidance

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  • Updated: 28 Jan 2016
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The fight against corporate tax avoidance is one of our top priorities. Billions of tax euros are lost. We can't close our eyes to this problem any longer. Therefore, we are building a better tax system in Europe.
https://wn.com/Tax_Avoidance
Peter Hitchens - Tax Avoidance is Moral

Peter Hitchens - Tax Avoidance is Moral

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  • Updated: 18 Jul 2016
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From 2012: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00v7403
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Tax Planning, Tax Aviodance & Tax Evasion

Tax Planning, Tax Aviodance & Tax Evasion

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Tax Avoidance Movie

Tax Avoidance Movie

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Been in a Tax Avoidance Scheme? Now in dispute with HMRC? We will take care of it for you. Just PLEASE don't bury your head in the sand! www.ejpandco.co.uk
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LEGAL WAYS TO AVOID PAYING TAX - The Super Rich Elite are Doing It, So Why Dont You?

LEGAL WAYS TO AVOID PAYING TAX - The Super Rich Elite are Doing It, So Why Dont You?

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SUBSCRIBE to ELITE NWO AGENDA for Latest on USD COLLAPSE / GOLD / SILVER / BITCOIN / NEW WORLD ORDER / ILLUMINATI / TAX HAVEN http://www.youtube.com/EliteNWOAgenda LEGAL WAYS TO AVOID PAYING TAX - The Super Rich Elite are Doing It, So Why Dont You? Don't take an income Selling assets and realising capital gains could give you a source of cash if you needed it, and careful planning so losses in previous years offset any gains could help reduce your capital gains tax bill. Give to charity This is one of the strategies the government is planning to crack down on, although its plans have attracted controversy and could be watered down as a result. Currently, if you give assets to charity you can claim income tax relief up to their entire value. The government's own Directgov website gives an example of how donating a property worth £90,000 to charity allows you to avoid paying tax on the same amount. In this case you are obviously losing the asset, but you are reducing your taxable income. Give enough away and you could reduce your taxable income to zero. There is a way to keep hold of the asset and reduce your income. If you have a freehold property you could grant a lease on it and give that to the charity. For example, if you grant an eight-year lease the charity holds the property for the term of that lease and benefits from any rental income during that period, but at the end of the lease the property reverts to your ownership. You won't get tax relief on the value of the freehold property, but on the value of the lease -- in London that kind of lease on a £1m house could be worth £50,000. Tax avoidance is the legal usage of the tax regime to one's own advantage, to reduce the amount of tax that is payable by means that are within the law. Tax sheltering is very similar, and tax havens are jurisdictions which facilitate reduced taxes. The term tax mitigation is sometimes used; its original use was by tax advisers as an alternative to the pejorative term tax evasion. "Tax aggressive" strategies fall into the grey area between commonplace and well-accepted tax avoidance (such as purchasing municipal bonds in the United States) and evasion. However, the uses of these terms vary.[1] tax irs taxes legal law "tax man" options employment executive shares control "tax bill" salary usd dollar "real estate" "stock market" "estate tax" bitcoin gold silver profit "savings account" savings borrow "capital gains" company business corporate loan debt "gold trading" forex "forex trading" bank "bank account" banking cash "money management" wealth "tax haven" offshore "offshore company" mafia elite billionaire millionaire 2014 2015 u.s. "united states" usa america entertainment "agenda nwo" jim rogers rothschild george soros bilderberg 2014 alex jones infowars gerald celente david icke glenn beck coast to coast am george norey farrakhan banker suicide truth jsnip4 wake up sheeple song elite nwo agenda A tax haven is a state, country or territory where certain taxes are levied at a low rate or not at all.[2] Individuals or corporate entities can find it attractive to establish shell subsidiaries or move themselves to areas with reduced or nil taxation levels relative to typical international taxation. This creates a situation of tax competition among governments. Different jurisdictions tend to be havens for different types of taxes, and for different categories of people or companies.worldwide demand for opportunities to engage in tax avoidance." The Economist points out that this definition would still exclude a number of jurisdictions traditionally thought of as tax havens. University of Florida Assistant Law Professor Omri Marian discusses potential tax abuses using Bitcoin. Recent investors in Bitcoin may be nursing losses after a fall of some 40 per cent in the crypto-currency's value since January -- but at least they will be tax deductible. That is one upshot of last week's decision by the US tax authorities -- issued just in time for the annual rush to file individual tax returns -- to treat virtual currencies as property for federal tax purposes. Put your money offshore Investment schemes exist that let you hold money in an offshore fund and roll-up the interest you earn on it. You will have to pay tax when you eventually withdraw the money, but in the meantime you can withdraw 5% a year without a tax liability. You can choose when you realise your investment, so you can plan it to fall when you are a basic rate rather than a high rate taxpayer. non qualified stock options GRAT estate tax no sale sale capital gains tax
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Tax Avoidance | White Man Behind A Desk

Tax Avoidance | White Man Behind A Desk

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This video was recorded at the NZ International Comedy Fest season of #WMBADLive. After we sold out BATS Theatre, we decided to keep the show going over at Circa. Get your tickets now: http://www.circa.co.nz/package/white-man-behind-a-desk-live/ We've wanted to do this video for ages, and we finally got to make it thanks to the support of the generous ActionStation community. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/whitemanbehindadesk Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/whitemanbehindadesk Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/manwithdesk Live your life: Wherever your passport allows. Bibliography! Claim: In the last fifty years wealth inequality has risen in New Zealand. Source: “Advancing Better Tax Policy: The Role of Wealth Taxes In New Zealand.” Lisa Marriott. Policy Quarterly. Volume 12, Issue 3. August 2016. Page 75. Claim: ExxonMobil paid negative $14 million NZD in tax. Source: “Explore how multinationals pay no tax in NZ” - New Zealand Herald, 24 May, 2016. Claim: Most Western governments have a Capital Gains Tax (CGT). Source: “The taxation of capital gains” The Policy Advice Division of the Inland Revenue Department and the New Zealand Treasury. September 2009. Page 1. Claim: In 2014 the Labour Party proposed a CGT policy. Source: “Q & A - Capital Gains Tax explained.” RNZ. 4 September, 2014. Claim: Federated Farmers strongly disapproved of Labour’s CGT policy. Source: “From southern farmer to Featherston Street”. The Dominion Post. 4 September, 2014. Claim: The Labour Party CGT policy never included the family home. Source: “Labour affirms capital gains tax rules.” RNZ. 3 September, 2014. Claim: The National Party introduced a CGT on residential homes bought and sold within two years, excluding the family home in 2015. Source: “Govt to tighten tax on capital gains.” RNZ. 17 May, 2015. Claim: If you earn $50,000 from your job, you pay 30% income tax. Source: “Income tax rates.” IRD.govt.nz. 31 March, 2017. Claim: If you earn $50,000 from selling a house after two years, you will not pay tax on that income. To quote New Zealand Immigration: New Zealand has “no general capital gains tax”. Source: “Taxes.”newzealandnow.govt.nz. 23 March, 2017. Claim: The Opportunities Party has proposed an Equity Tax. Source: “Gareth Morgan's new party policy reiterates call for tax on equity.” New Zealand Herald. 7 December, 2016. Claim: Poor people pay more relative GST than rich people; “[T]he lifetime distributional impact of the GST is either proportional or at worst slightly regressive.” Source: “The Distributional Effects of Consumption Taxes in New Zealand.” Alastair Thomas. July 2015. Page 1. Claim: France, Norway, and Switzerland have an Equity Tax (or Wealth Tax). Source: The Equity Tax of each country is explained at the following government URLs: https://www.service-public.fr/particuliers/vosdroits/N20074 http://www.skatteetaten.no/en/Rates/Wealth-tax/ https://www.estv.admin.ch/estv/en/home/allgemein/steuerinformationen/fachinformationen/kurzabriss-ueber-das-schweizerische-steuersystem.html Claim: New Zealand has an Estate Tax (or Inheritance Tax) of 0%. Source: “Taxes.”newzealandnow.govt.nz. 23 March, 2017. Claim: 10% of New Zealanders own 50% of New Zealand’s wealth. In fact, the figure has now increased to 60%. http://www.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/people_and_communities/Households/HouseholdNetWorthStatistics_MRYeJun15.aspx Source: “Household Net Worth Statistics: Year ended June 2015 – media release.” Statistics New Zealand. 28 June, 2016. Claim: Statistics New Zealand suggests wealth inequality in New Zealand is growing. Source: “Household Net Worth Statistics: Year ended June 2015 – media release.” Statistics New Zealand. 28 June, 2016. Other source consulted: Inequality: A New Zealand Crisis, by Max Rashbrooke. Published in 2013.
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International tax avoidance: the double Irish Dutch sandwich

International tax avoidance: the double Irish Dutch sandwich

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More at http://ab.co/2bJ22Sn How do Apple and Google avoid paying billions in tax? Here's a brief explainer (using sandwiches). Subscribe to ABC RN - http://www.youtube.com/abcrn
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Inside Story - Tax avoidance: Legality vs morality

Inside Story - Tax avoidance: Legality vs morality

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Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe A British company is the latest major multinational that stands accused of massive tax avoidance and depriving one of the world's poorest countries of billions of dollars. The Zambian subsidiary of Associated British Foods has confirmed it paid virtually no tax in the past five years. Such forms of tax avoidance may be legal, but as aid groups are questioning: Is it morally right? And is this a trade worth having? To discuss this, Inside Story with presenter Mike Hanna is joined by guests: Chris Jordan, the co-author of the ActionAid report on Zambia Sugar called 'Sweet Nothings'; Keith Boyfield, a fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs; and Stephen Barber, a political economist from South Bank University. At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people and events that affect people's lives. We bring topics to light that often go under-reported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, our viewers trust Al Jazeera English to keep them informed, inspired, and entertained. Our impartial, fact-based reporting wins worldwide praise and respect. It is our unique brand of journalism that the world has come to rely on. We are reshaping global media and constantly working to strengthen our reputation as one of the world's most respected news and current affairs channels. Social Media links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Instagram: https://instagram.com/aljazeera/?ref=... Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajenglish Website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ google+: https://plus.google.com/+aljazeera/posts
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