Luxembourg

Second LuxLeaks trial verdict to be handed down in March
Will Fitzgibbon · January 11, 2017

A second Luxembourg trial that has focused Europe’s attention on secret tax deals and the protection of whistleblowers has come to close.

LuxLeaks trial continues as whistleblowers fight conviction
Will Fitzgibbon · December 22, 2016

Luxembourg’s second trial against two whistleblowers and a journalist will extend into the New Year as the Lux Leaks legal stoush continues.

Luxembourg added 172 new tax deals in year after LuxLeaks
Hamish Boland-Rudder · December 7, 2016

As a second trial against a reporter and two whistleblowers nears, a new report claims the number of “sweetheart” tax deals has grown.

ICIJ condemns conviction of LuxLeaks whistleblowers
ICIJ · June 29, 2016

Two whistleblowers have been handed suspended prison sentences and fined, but have already announced their plans to appeal.

Luxembourg prosecutors seek jail time for whistleblowers
Cecile S. Gallego and Will Fitzgibbon · May 13, 2016

Prosecutors requested jail and fines for whistleblowers and a journalist who helped reveal industrial-scale tax avoidance schemes.

Ministers agree to new EU rule to curb corporate tax dodging
Hamish Boland-Rudder · March 11, 2016

Multinational companies operating in Europe will be required to report profits, taxes and activities on a country-by-country basis.

LuxLeaks whistleblowers thanked as tax probes continue
Hamish Boland-Rudder · January 13, 2016

Belgium has been ordered to recover $765 million in unpaid taxes from 35 multinational companies in the latest ruling against corporate tax breaks.

Companies grilled by EU politicians over tax dodging
Hamish Boland-Rudder · November 17, 2015

IKEA, Disney, Google and more faced questions from a committee setup to investigate tax rulings after ICIJ’s Luxembourg Leaks investigation.

LuxLeaks anniversary marked with protests, calls for action
Hamish Boland-Rudder · November 5, 2015

Protesters took to the streets to commemorate the launch of ICIJ’s investigation into corporations slashing tax bills by billions.