Tag Archives: Tax avoidance

Western tax avoidance hinders African development | Chris Jordan

Associated British Foods has spirited millions away from its sugar operations in Zambia, where two-thirds live in poverty

The litany of major multinational companies accused of tax avoidance has grown, with Associated British Foods – …

British sugar giant caught in global tax scandal

Associated British Foods accused of Zambia tax avoidance after sending massive profits abroad

One of Britain’s biggest multinationals, whose brands include Silver Spoon sugar, Twinings Tea and Kingsmill bread, is avoiding paying millions of pounds …

As Zambians demand fair tax rates, a British sugar giant grows fat

In a country where malnutrition and poverty are still rife, multinationals remove $2bn a year from the economy through tax avoidance. It’s legal – but is it moral? And should the government and UK companies …