Eldorado Gold has been caught using a shell company to avoid paying taxes on its Greek operations. A new report also shows how the Canada Pension Plan investment fund and the Export Development Corporation are connected.
Canadian super-star Shania Twain lives in Switzerland. She says she"loves winter and needs space". But she is also set up to avoid paying taxes at home as her celebrity neighbours who make no bones about why they live there.
Tax evasion, corruption and other financial crimes cost African countries $60Billion a year rendering it the poorest continent on the globe. Now leaders from the 54 countries of the African Union (AU) are fighting back. And it might have implications for some major Canadian companies.
Childcare, seniors care, education and roads. These things cost provinces a lot of money. Twice a year provincial premiers get together to talk serious issues - but why are they letting billions slip through their fingers because of tax loopholes and havens? It is bad fiscal management.