The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


World's poor & tax evasion

In poor countries where the tax base is small and millions live on subsistence incomes, multinational corporations that evade taxes cost those countries more than they receive in aid, says a report by Britain-based Christian Aid Scotland and the Church of Scotland.

The report, "Paying Our Dues: How Tax Dodging Punishes the Poor," claims the global economy loses as much as $160 billion a year to tax evasion.


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