The EU’s latest proposal on taxing multinationals would bruise Ireland
Beyond the rhetoric and posturing, people’s livelihoods are at stake in the current negotiations between the EU and Britain. It’s time for the politicians to wake up and face that reality
Ministers need not be allergic to the idea of tax breaks, as long as lessons learned are taken on board
Our corporation tax system is aligned with all of the important EU and international norms, except for the rate
‘You’re not going to thank me for this, Santa, but you might owe HM Revenue & Customs a few bob.’ In the near future, Customs Officer Smith gives the man in red the lowdown on the meddlesome new trading arrangements
The Paradise Papers is the latest incident in a sequence extending back at least two decades, where public disquiet has prompted political attempts to extinguish opportunities for tax avoidance using cross-border transactions.