Tag Archives: Tax-Avoidance

Benefit Tourism

A lot of people skirt around the subject of benefit tourism, apparently for fear of offending those from other nations who come over here and set themselves up purely in order to get a free ride on the back of … Continue reading

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Fair-Trade Coffee?

So Starbucks UK managing director Kris Engskov was surprised that feelings about tax avoidance ran so high, was he? One might have expected that somebody in charge of an operation which has such a major high street presence would have … Continue reading

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Why You Ought to Boycott Amazon, Google & Starbucks

One hears a lot of twaddle about tax-dodging companies actually being alright because they are at least providing jobs. Oh, how privileged we are, that we get to feed on the crumbs dropped from the top table. This is, of … Continue reading

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