Cum-ex - one reason our taxes are so high


#1

#2

Not “our taxes”, German and Danish mainly by the sounds of it.

Tax optimisation has driven the dramatic increase in our corporation tax revenue which is one of the main reasons our rates of personal taxation have not increased.

So we may have reason to be grateful to the accused in this case, and also to witness who bought a

€6m Edwardian terrace on Shrewsbury Road, Dublin’s most expensive residential street


#3

The major media have picked up on this

https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/homes-and-property/shrewsbury-road-resident-at-centre-of-55bn-tax-fraud-investigation-1.4030038


#4

The ‘major media’ picked up on it after reading a Guardian article on the pin?
Nothing major about that.


#5

As this is the kind of scam that the City Of London thrives on the loss of the City after Brexit will be welcomed widely across Europe.

My fear is that the scammers will move their centre of operations to Dublin instead. :frowning: