Why it’s right to protest about individual company’s tax - Tax Research
Compromise Tax Cut Plan Tilts Heavily in Favor of the Well-Off - Citizens for Tax Justice on Obama's tax compromise. Also see Naked Capitalism's take and this look at private equity, from Reuters (recommended).
Colbert on President Obama's Tax Deal With the Republicans - via TaxProf. Comedy.
Brown rues ‘alien’ invasion of City - Gordon Brown in the Financial Times looking at the fall of London as a reputable financial centre
Combating tax fraud: Agreement on strengthened mutual assistance and the exchange of information - an EU press release which we haven't parsed yet. A TJN correspondent said "this is potentially a major breakthrough."
Bunga bunga in the Medici court of Silvio. Financial Times. An Italian editor explains why Italians keep voting for Silvio, in spite of everything.