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the minimization of tax liability by lawful methods

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Boswell - the MP for Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill - received an PS18,000 interest-free loan from a company associated with a previous tax avoidance scandal.
The landmark ruling is seen as a major step forward in the battle against tax avoidance deals used by global multinationals.
Since 2012, when the Chancellor put tax avoidance on the G20 agenda, the UK has helped reform international tax rules and led the way with action to prevent corporations from paying little or no taxes.
IRS May Allow a Transaction That Does Not Have a Principal Purpose of Tax Avoidance Under Sec.
But Labour MP Graham Jones said: "The Tories say one thing and do another on tax avoidance.
Mr Miliband intervened yesterday in the escalating row over alleged tax avoidance activities linked to HSBC's Swiss subsidiary by naming Lord Fink - under the cloak of parliamentary privilege - as one of the UK citizens listed as having an account at the bank's Geneva branch and accusing Mr Cameron of being "a dodgy Prime Minister surrounded by dodgy donors".
It sets out the risks that wealthy individuals or business people face when they sign up to a tax avoidance scheme.
HIS fans have to pay the taxman so they can't be impressed with the tax avoidance path that he went down.
Some tax avoidance schemes are useful and others should be steered well clear of.
Mr Cameron repeated his condemnation of "aggressive" tax avoidance schemes.
Efforts to crack down on tax avoidance, evasion and money laundering have been ramped up since the G8 summit in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland, where world leaders agreed on (http://www.
The way in which the Government is stoking the debate on what George Osborne has called "morally repugnant" aggressive tax avoidance is changing the attitude of many wealthy individuals, but it has not stopped the promoters of high-risk tax avoidance from pushing their wares, chartered tax adviser Eamonn Daly is warning.
According to Reuters, the German operations of Switzerland-based UBS AG (NYSE: UBS) could be fined for tax avoidance.
REDCAR MP Ian Swales has again been quizzing corporate giants about their part in tax avoidance schemes.
Legislation on tax avoidance going through Britain's parliament will not address the kinds of corporate tax minimisation that are of the greatest concern to the public, a parliamentary committee said on Wednesday.