Documents released last year reveal that former Trump aide Paul Manafort from the party of Ukraine’s Kremlin-backed former President, the Party of Regions, reportedly worked for Russian-leaning political organizations in the Ukraine for well over ten years before taking the help of Trump’s presidential campaign in the summer of 2016.
If a robot takes a person’s job, should that robot pay income taxes? It is a question that is increasingly being debated in relation to the impact of automation on employment, and many have suggested that such a tax could help to address inequality and alleviate the social and economic pressures wrought by the shift towards the automation of labor. But experts agree that there is not a clear-cut answer.
British Prime Minister Theresa May said that she would modify the basis of the UK’s economic model should the country get an unfavorable deal from other EU member states in Brexit negotiations, igniting widespread controversy.
Following the leak of the Panama Papers earlier this year, there has been much talk about tax evasion and tax avoidance and cracking down on the global elite to make sure they pay their taxes.
Ireland can be characterized as a mid-shore tax jurisdiction, meaning that it allows non-resident companies to register in the country, providing them with a lower tax rate and allowing them to create banking accounts anywhere in the world.