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The Greek government is  offering hefty tax breaks to encourage professionals to pack up their laptops and head to the Aegean Sea. Photograph: iStock

While 2021 may promise a lot, it is likely that we’re going to be facing Covid-19 restrictions for some time. So, if you’re fed up working from home,(...)

Coca-Cola  paid tax in Ireland between 2007 and 2009 at an average rate of just 1.4 per cent. Photograph: Ramin Talaie/Bloomberg

A few weeks ago, this newspaper reported the remarkable fact that Coca-Cola had paid tax in Ireland between 2007 and 2009 at an average rate of just 1(...)

The US tax court ruled this week that Coca-Cola’s Irish operation should have paid a much bigger royalty back to the US parent.

The past is a foreign country. That is the main defence of recent Irish governments to revelations of tax arrangements used by US multinationals in th(...)

A resident is helped off a boat after he was rescued from a flooded area in the neighbourhood of Planeta, Honduras, on  Thursday.  Photograph: Delmer Martinez/AP

The remains of Hurricane Eta dumped more torrential rain across large parts of Central America early on Friday after days of devastating floods and l(...)

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe: In his role as Eurogroup president, he can expect to be grilled on Irish tax policy. Photograph: Alan Betson

The European Commission may have lost this battle, but the war is just beginning. That was the mood in Brussels after Ireland’s victory in the Europea(...)

 The European Commission’s €13bn Apple tax ruling is effectively the largest corporate tax fine in history. Photograph: John Thys/AFP via Getty

What’s the most uncontested space in Irish politics? Our 12.5 per cent corporation tax. The policy – announced by former Labour finance minister Ruair(...)

An unusual sight: No people on  Seven Mile Beach in Grand Cayman  during coronavirus restrictions.

Lainey Broderick left Ireland with her husband Paul a decade ago to live in Grand Cayman. The Cayman Islands is a British overseas territory in the We(...)

The coastline of  Grand Cayman. Photograph: iStock

British overseas territory the Cayman Islands, the United States and Switzerland do most to help the globe’s richest citizens hide and launder money, (...)

It is estimated that US multinationals were holding more than a $1 trillion (€890 billion) in profits offshore via mechanisms such as the double Irish by the end of 2017. Photograph: AFP via Getty

First things first, what is the double Irish? It’s best described as a loophole or a quirk in the Irish tax code that allows companies to incorporate(...)

Breffni O’Connor (30), is believed to have slipped into the water at the port of Ancona on the Adriatic Sea after returning to a yacht from a local disco in the early hours of Saturday morning. File photograph: Facebook

The Irish woman who died in Italy while working as a crewhand on a yacht has been identified as Breffni O’Connor, from the Adare-Kildimo area in Co Li(...)

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