Misguided Tax Targeting Fosters Inequality in Mexico

August 03, 2016

Mexico has one of the worst tax systems of all industrialized countries. Juan Armando Hinojosa Cantú, a Mexican construction contractor and business tycoon, is famous in Mexico for his alleged role in building a $7-million mansion for the first lady—best known as the president’s “White...

Panama Papers are Another Lost Opportunity for Reform

July 29, 2016

Focus on the few prominent figures exposed in the Panama Papers detracts from the larger problem of widespread and routine illicit practices. It was the largest leak in history—11.5 million files leaked from the Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonseca, that exposed the movement of massive amounts...

Fallout of Panama Papers to Last Months

April 06, 2016

The political fallout of the Mossack Fonseca data leak will lead to broader challenges for businesses, with likely responses from regulators in the months ahead. In the biggest data leak in history, German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung, along with the International Consortium of Investigative...