Tax havens - many of them British - are robbing the UK and developing countries alike of billions of pounds in government revenue every year. Last month a new report by War on Want, civil service union PCS and the Tax Justice Network calculates that the UK exchequer loses up to £18bn in revenue annually to tax havens, while developing countries are deprived of up to 10 times that sum every year. Caroline Lucas MP was at the launch - it is extraordinary how little noise other parties are making about this key issue.
See the report here. See also my 6 videos of the excellent talk re Tax Havens in Stroud earlier this year here.