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  1. News - World - G8 SUMMIT

    Call for global information system to curb tax evasion

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post The OECD tells the Group of Eight economic powers that information needs to flow freely from financial institutions to governments Global fight to curb tax evasion ... does not want to co-operate. The 34-nation Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which is spearheading an effort to curb tax evasion by individuals and close some ...

  2. When evasion methods are legal but morals debatable

    Posted Dec 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Howard Bilton There have been media reports of late on how US prosecutors are trying to determine what role financial professionals in Hong Kong play in evasion of US taxes and how the US ... There are perfectly legitimate structures that allow tax to be deferred, avoided or mitigated. Yes, they are more complicated and yes, they are more expensive but they are legal and compliant, so ...

  3. Many happy returns for a new career

    Posted Jun 23rd 2007, 12:00am by tamara de guzman

    ... decisions in tackling claims and tax avoidance [cases].' At present, the IRD employs more than 2,800 people, but continues to look for more qualified individuals to help meet its workload. ... be assured, thanks to the hard work and professionalism of staff across the department. Last year, taxes collected by the IRD amounted to more than 70 per cent of the government's general ...

  4. Sport - China - BOXING

    I didn't hide anything: 'Honest' Manny Pacquiao wins tax reprieve

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:14pm

    ... against the Philippines tax authorities, giving him a boost ahead of his next title fight against American Chris Algieri in Macau in November. The eight-time world division champion has been waging a year-long war with Philippines authorities on charges of tax evasion, even though the 35-year-old Filipino insists his income taxes have been fully paid in the United States. Pacquiao ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - FRAUD

    Credit Suisse close to pleading guilty and paying US$2.5b over tax charge

    Posted May 17th 2014, 02:02am by BLOOM

    ... The bank is the largest of 14 Swiss firms facing similar criminal investigations. The US legal assault seeks to chip away at the promotion of tax evasion through bank secrecy in Switzerland, ... Bloomberg in New York Zurich-based bank close to pleading guilty and paying US$2.5b in fines to resolve investigation into whether it helped Americans evade taxes Credit Suisse in tax ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Aquino warns wealthy Chinese on tax evasion

    Posted Mar 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Recent government investigation led to "unexpected" findings that just 8pcof member-firms of the Filipino-Chinese Chambers of Commerce paid taxes Aquino warns wealthy Chinese on tax evasion Philippine President Benigno Aquino yesterday warned the nation's ethnic Chinese businessmen who are failing to pay their share of tax to stop ...

  7. Business - Companies

    US firms criticised for tax avoidance

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:14am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Majority of large companies using offshore tax havens, new report says US firms criticised for tax avoidance Most Fortune 500 corporations have offshore tax haven units that they use to avoid paying US taxes through "accounting tricks", two left-leaning tax activist groups said. US multinationals each year avoid paying about US$90 billion ...

  8. Behind-the-scenes action

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... At midnight, before the first day of golf, all the planning is put into action. At the hotel, chefs begin preparing the day's food. Tony Wong arrives to taste samples. Then, at about 5am, lorries head to Fanling, making sure the food is there early e ...

  9. 'Tiger tamer' Yang to play in HK Open

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The first Asian to win a major, South Korean Yang Yong-eun, was unveiled yesterday as the star turn at the US$2.5 million UBS Hong Kong Open next month - the fifth and final year the Swiss banking giant will be title sponsors. The city's ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - SPAIN

    Lionel Messi due to appear in court over 4.16m euros tax evasion

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 03:53pm by AFP

    ... on Friday when he faces a judge accused of tax evasion. The Argentine and his father Jorge Messi are due to appear in court on Friday morning in the coastal town of Gava near Barcelona, where ... for it to be clouded by this case,” adds Enric Baneres, a sports journalist for Catalan daily La Vanguardia. “Tax evasion is something so common in Spain like the siesta or paella that the people are very ...




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