tax havens

Money

The Paradise Papers Make the Republican Tax Plan Look Insane

The bill would give huge tax breaks to the superrich and reward corporations hoarding assets abroad, just like those implicated in the latest massive leak.
David Dayen
11.7.17
VICE News

Everything You Need to Know About the Massive Paradise Papers Leak

13.4 million documents were leaked that expose offshore banking activities of more than 120 politicians worldwide.
VICE News
11.5.17
crime

Bitcoin Might Make Tax Havens Obsolete

Bitcoin offers the tantalizing prospect of hiding untaxed income from the government without relying on foreign financial institutions or your mattress
Oliver Lee Bateman
6.22.16
News

Is Vancouver the Tax Haven Capital of Canada?

Panama Papers data shows Metro Vancouver has the highest concentration of links to offshore firms in the country. We asked an international investment and migration expert what's going on.
Sarah Berman
6.1.16
alleged tax fraud

Lionel Messi To Appear in Court on Tax Evasion Charges This Week

The Spanish tax agency is demanding heavy fines and prison sentences of almost two years for Lionel Messi and his father Jorge.
UK Sports Staff
5.31.16
News

Why Iceland Swapping Out Its Prime Minister Won't Change Anything

Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson may have resigned following the Panama Papers scandal, but that won't make any difference in the grand scheme of things.
Sindri Eldon
4.13.16
News

How Politicians Could Stop Offshore Tax Havens (if They Wanted To)

To do it right, the world would have to go after one notorious bastion of tax secrecy: the United States of America.
David Dayen
4.7.16
News

The Journalist Who Blew the Whistle on Mossack Fonseca 18 Months Before the Panama Papers

Ken Silverstein spent 2014 unearthing how criminals and oligarchs hide their money, but his story got ignored.
Maddison Connaughton
4.6.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Did Bernie Sanders Basically Predict the Panama Papers in 2011?

Fans might argue he knew what was coming, and that no one listened.
Helen Donahue
4.5.16
News

We Asked an Offshore Banking Industry Insider How the Feds Will Respond to the Panama Papers

The massive data leak has politicians around the world on the defensive. But how will the US government react?
Allie Conti
4.5.16
News

Here's Why You Should Give a Shit About the Panama Papers

Soon after the story broke, people were already tweeting: "Oh shock, horror: rich, powerful person is corrupt—why should I care?" This is why you should care.
Drew Schwartz
4.4.16
Apple

Apple Avoids $60 Billion in Taxes by Keeping Money Overseas, Report Says

A new study explains how Apple, Microsoft, Google and others avoid billions in taxes.
Sam Gustin
10.7.15
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