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Tax Justice Network reports 2012 - responses & non-responses by banks

In September 2012 Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited the banks listed below to respond to three items by Tax Justice Network:

- “Revealed: global super‐rich has at least $21 trillion hidden in secret tax havens, Tax Justice Network”, 22 Jul 2012

- “The Price of Offshore Revisited: Key Issues”, 22 Jul 2012

- “The price of offshore revisited”, Jul 2012

These items allege that a number of banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries, depriving their governments of essential revenues that they need to deliver on fundamental human rights, including health, education and housing.

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited the following banks to respond to the concerns raised: 

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17 October 2012

Bank of America did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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17 October 2012

Deutsche Bank did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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17 October 2012

Lombard Odier did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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17 October 2012

Société Générale did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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10 October 2012

J.P. Morgan (part of JPMorgan Chase) did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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10 October 2012

Julius Baer did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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3 October 2012

Citigroup did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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3 October 2012

Morgan Stanley did not respond to: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries. Click here

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Company response
3 October 2012

Response by ABN Amro: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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Company response
3 October 2012

Response by Barclays: Tax Justice Network alleges 16 banks aid the rich to avoid taxes, leading to the flow of capital out of developing countries.

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