Foto: Craig McKune
The South African journalist Craig McKune will share his experience of investigating illegal financial transactions.
Knut Falk Qvigstad´s (MDG - Norwegian Green Party) input on the interpellation, points out what information society needs in order to keep their authorities and companies accountable. Screenshot: Parliament´s video archive
Knut Falk Qvigstad (MDG) explains why the weaknesses in OECD´s BEPS-track will allow companies to continue the same practices as they have been doing.
From 2003 - 2012, 6.6 trillion US dollar left developing country economies illicitly. Illustration: PWYP Norway
Financial transparency can finance development
Finance MinisterSiv Jensen. Foto: Rune Kongsro, Finansdepartementet
There are mechanisms against the Panama leak. The Ministry of Finance is scheduling the most important hearing which can give transparency into companies for "summer."
Until now Parliament´s own control mechanisms have not been involved. They will be now when Parliament takes this step. Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org
The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs has reported the Government´s lack of follow-up of the transparency law extended country-by-country reporting.
There is widespread agreement that the current CBCR regulation does not function as intended, and therefore cannot make visible unwanted tax adjustments. Illustration: PWYP Norway.
Parliament asked for extended country-by-country reporting (ECBCR). The Ministry of Finance sent out a hearing on BEPS.