Luxembourg Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Bershidsky: You say debt; I say tax dodgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... million, it makes interest payments on intra-company loans worth $10 billion to a company it has established in Luxembourg. The effect is to shift profits from other countries, where tax rates are higher, to Luxembourg. The 'substance' of Shire's ...

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  2. Monti: Time to limit chaos in EU budget negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    ... under strong pressure from public opinion, were unable to ignore the issue. In December 1997, during the Luxembourg Presidency lead by Jean-Claude Juncker, we put a package of measures together, including the taxation on savings directive and the ...

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  3. Francois Hollande secretly sought DSK's advice in run-up to 2012 French electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Independent

    ... on his plans for the economy. DSK then spoke on Mr Hollande's behalf to Chancellor Merkel but also to the then Luxembourg Prime Minister, Jean-Claude Juncker. The newspaper said "several sources in DSK's entourage" had revealed the former IMF chief ...

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  4. EU commission hopes global standard will end tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... how multi-national corporations were rerouting profits away from national coffers via complex tax rulings in Luxembourg with the tacit approval from the Duchy's ministry of finance. Many of those rulings in Luxembourg were made while EU commission ...

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  5. 100 days of Juncker: a 315bn, LuxLeaks, GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... broke, raising questions about his knowledge and involvement as finance minister and then prime minister of Luxembourg in approving complex tax-dodging schemes for corporations like Amazon or Ikea. Juncker survived a confidence vote in December ...

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  6. Qatar's - policy based on global peace through rapprochement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... ernment and members of diplomatic corps accredited to Belgium, the European Union and Nato and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. QNA

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  7. Dgap-PVR: DMG Mori Seiki Aktiengesellschaft: Release according to...Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Company: DMG MORI SEIKI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT GildemeisterstraAAYe 60 33689 Bielefeld Germany 2. Notifier: Cornwall (Luxembourg) S.A .r.l. Luxembourg Luxembourg 3. Reason of Notification: falling below 4. Triggering event: 5% 5. Date at which the ...

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  8. Accountancy giant PWC promotes 'industrial scale tax avoidance' - MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... tax avoidance scheme." Central to this operation is the artificial siphoning of profits to tax haven Luxembourg via carefully orchestrated "intra-company loans," the PAC's report suggests. Following damning evidence uncovered by the International ...

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  9. Big groups in EP downgrade 'LuxLeaks' probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... proposed setting up an inquiry to investigate tax rulings in member states. The rulings - which, in the case of Luxembourg, were put in place while European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker was its prime minister and which came to be known ...

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  10. Parliament shuns committee of inquiry into LuxleaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    ... committee followed revelations in November that hundreds of multinational companies had secured secret deals from Luxembourg to slash their tax bills. The scandal, quickly dubbed 'Luxleaks', embarrassed European Commission President Jean-Claude ...

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  11. British lawmakers attack PwC and Shire over 'industrial scale' tax avoidanceRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Reuters

    A panel of British lawmakers has accused drugmaker Shire and accountancy firm PwC of extensive tax avoidance and urged the government to tighten regulation of corporate tax advisers to curb the practice. The parliamentary Public Accounts Committee said on Friday that thousands of internal PwC documents released by a consortium of international journalists last year showed that Shire had used 10 billion pounds of intra-company loans to shift profits to Luxembourg, where it paid tax at an effective rate of only 0.0156 percent.

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  12. #JunckerTeamEU hits 100-day mark, gets passing gradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    Beginning his mandate with a promise to deliver a new start for Europe, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, gets a mixed review after his first 100 days in office. Across the political spectrum, most lawmakers agree: the Juncker Commission has started off on the right foot, but the seeds sown so far by the former Luxembourg prime minister might not all bloom.

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  13. Noose Tightens on EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Townhall

    ... is a simple assumption. However, we also have the popular thesis eloquently stated by Jean-Claude Juncker, former Luxembourg PM and former Head Euro-Zone Finance Minister " When it becomes serious, you have to lie ". Thus, one has to carefully ...

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  14. Germany's "Time Pressure" Thesis; Noose Tightens on GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

    ... will not see the bluff. However, we also have the popular thesis eloquently stated by Jean-Claude Juncker, former Luxembourg PM and former Head Euro-Zone Finance Minister " When it becomes serious, you have to lie ". Thus, one has to carefully ...

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  15. Ethiopia to implement competition, consumers protection laws - Wednesday, 04 February 2015 06:39Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    ... Protection Authority (TCCPA) to implement the new competition and consumer protection laws. The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg agreed to provide financial support to this three-year project. The project was launched in Addis Ababa, on 29 January 2015, at ...

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  16. Belgium's big business tax breaks drawn into EU tax avoidance probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Business News

    ... of competition, unduly benefiting a selected number of multinationals." Like other countries, including Ireland, Luxembourg and the UK, Belgium has tried to use its corporate tax system to attract large foreign companies. Belgium has high labour ...

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  17. EU widens corporate tax breaks probe to BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Commission, the 28-nation EU's powerful executive arm, has opened into tax deals offered by member nations. Luxembourg was last month charged with giving illegal tax breaks to Internet shopping giant Amazon. It followed last year's "Luxleaks" ...

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  18. EU tax probe widened to BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Newsday

    ... formal investigations into the tax paid by Apple in Ireland, Starbucks in the Netherlands and Fiat Finance in Luxembourg. The investigations into Luxembourg's tax regime led to calls for European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to be ...

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  19. Belgium on EU radar over coporate tax schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... tax deals given to Apple in Ireland, Starbucks in the Netherlands, as well as Fiat finance and Amazon in Luxembourg. But they took on greater resonance when a media investigation in November revealed that Luxembourg - under Jean-CLaude Juncker, now ...

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  20. EU opens probe into Belgium tax deals for multinationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... breaks given to dozens of major firms while current Commision President Jean-Claude Juncker was prime minister of Luxembourg for 19 years. The EU has also launched investigations into US tech giant Apple's tax deals with Ireland, coffee-shop chain ...

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