Tax avoidance and tax evasion

Brady W. Dougan, CEO of Swiss Bank Credit Suisse (AP Photo)

Panel faults US government over offshore tax evasion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Billions of dollars in U.S. taxes are going unpaid because Americans are exploiting Swiss bank accounts, and the U.S. government has failed to aggressively pursue Switzerland’s second-largest bank, a Senate investigation has […]

02/25/2014

IRS pays whistleblower $104 million

WASHINGTON (AP) – Lawyers for a whistleblower say the Internal Revenue Service has awarded their client $104 million for providing information about overseas tax cheats – the largest amount ever awarded by the agency. Ex-Swiss […]

09/11/2012