International business taxation

The uncertain future of the UK’s Digital Services Tax

TaxWatch reflects on the Liberal Democrat proposal to hike Digital Services Tax

How much tax did multinational companies underpay in the UK last year?

A recent story about multinational companies underpaying billions of pounds of UK tax caught our attention, but it turns out the figures aren’t quite what they seem.

Seven large tech groups estimated to have dodged £2bn in UK tax in 2021

New TaxWatch analysis shows how they appear to use complex tax driven structures to reduce their UK corporation tax.

Committing to a world of good? Etsy’s tax affairs

Etsy’s Irish tax structure revealed.

Amazon – Public money but no public scrutiny

Investors have a chance to increase transparency in Amazon’s tax affairs.

Eight tech companies in the UK avoided an estimated £1.5bn in 2019 – New Research

Eight tech companies made an estimated £9.6bn in profit from sales to UK customers in 2019, yet only faced corporation tax liabilities of £297 million.