January 20th, 2012
An Op-Ed by the Task Force was published today by Politico on Mitt Romney, Bain Capital, and tax avoidance in Bermuda.
August 5th, 2010
A while ago we pointed to a study by Misereor that had concluded, on the subject of double tax treaties (DTTs) and tax information exchange agreements (TIEAs), that
Only 6 percent of DTTs show a signature of a Low Income Country (with an even smaller participation of 3 percent for Least Developed Countries). The situation with TIEAs is even worse: There is no single LIC (leaving aside LDC) as signing party of any TIEA documented on the OECD website. . . . While G20 and OECD are promoting DTTs and TIEAs as centrepieces of a global standard on transparency...
July 4th, 2009
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Bermuda has agreed to share tax information with Germany in another bid to distance itself from its tax haven status.
June 8th, 2009
The Bermudan government said Monday that it has signed a tax information-exchange agreement with the Netherlands which allows it to meet international standards on tax-haven transparency.