Day: April 23, 2016

More than 20 countries sign up to automatic information exchange

The world is moving firmly in the direction of greater tax transparency, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne declared after 19 European countries joined a pilot scheme for automatic exchange of information on beneficial ownership, launched by the G-5 European economies earlier this month. Read more: My news story for Tax Notes (paywall) published by Tax Analysts.