29 April 2014 | Are Tax Havens Legal?

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© CCFD campaign: “Let’s get money out of tax havens””

Jean Merckaert, editor-in-chief of the publication “Projet” and secretary of Sherpa, will participate in a conference held by CCFD Terre Solidaire de Levallois and Collectif Roosevelt (north-west Paris branch) at the Naldini Theatre (55 Rue Paul-Vaillant-Couturier, Levallois) at 8.15pm on 29 April 2014. The question discussed will be “Are Tax Havens Legal?

Conference Programme

1. Conference with the two speakers:

Facts: Which countries are tax havens? How do they work? What are the benefits and for whom? Which businesses or individuals benefit from them? What laws are they following?

Consequences: What damage is done to Western countries and to emerging countries? What are the consequences for citizens?

Possible actions and developments in the coming years: In light of these consequences, should laws or bilateral or multilateral agreements be implemented? What can and should citizens do?

2. Debate with the floor: questions and answers.

Evening hosted by:

• CCCFD Terre Solidaire de Levallois: ccfddelevallois@yahoo.fr

• Collectif Roosevelt (north-west Paris branch): hauts-de-seine@collectif-roosevelt.fr

In partnership with:

• Attac 92: guy.rodary@free.fr

• Secours Catholique de Levallois: +33 (0)9 52 46 68 23

• Ligue des droits de l’Homme (Levallois branch): ldh.levallois@wanadoo.fr

• Sherpa

The conference invitation is available in PDF format (French only).