1 Article by: Edmund FitzGerald

Edmund FitzGerald is commissioner on the Independent Commission on the Reform of International Corporate Taxation (ICRICT) and professor of international development and finance at Oxford University.

The Global Corporate Tax Scam Is Under Pressure

For decades, multinational companies have used fraudulent accounting techniques to evade corporate taxes with impunity. Thanks to populist pressure and national rivalries, international talks are now underway to explore reforms. The risk now is that reform ideas will be watered down, and poor countries excluded from the benefits.