April 2016

When newsrooms around the world announced that they will be publishing a series of investigative reports diving into the shadowy world of tax havens, dubbed the Panama Papers, I thought to myself, “This is big. There will be change.” And big it was — almost 11.5 million documents cataloguing the financial goings-on of 214,000 companies […]

READING THE many stories based on the giant leak of documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca — notorious for its prolific creation of shell companies to hide assets of wealthy malefactors — you might well ask: How much tax revenue do the world’s governments lose thanks to this kind of financial engineering? According to The Hidden Wealth […]