Paradise Papers

Paradise Papers project 'a moment of peace' for journalists hit by quake
Sasha Chavkin · April 9, 2018

The 2017 disaster upended their newsrooms and their lives, but the team buckled down to complete the investigation.

ICIJ’s Paradise Papers wins award for innovation in watchdog journalism
ICIJ · April 9, 2018

The Paradise Papers investigation has been honored with a top prize at the IRE Awards, an international award for investigative reporting and editing.

British inquiry promises ‘no stone left unturned’ on tax avoidance and evasion
Simon Bowers · March 27, 2018

A parliamentary committee will put the British Virgin Islands, Isle of Man and other tax havens under the microscope as part of a new inquiry.

Stories of collaboration: A huge story we wanted to tell the world
Alia Ibrahim · March 21, 2018

It’s not just big news organizations that benefit from working on cross-border collaborations like the Paradise Papers. Our Beirut-based partner explains.

After Panama Papers, Indonesia urges beneficial owners to come out of hiding
Scilla Alecci · March 19, 2018

Indonesia has beefed up corporate transparency and will require all companies to regularly disclose their true, beneficial owners – not just their legal representatives – to authorities.

Paradise Papers helps reveal Illinois governor candidate’s offshore connections
Spencer Woodman · March 15, 2018

Chicago Tribune reporters used ICIJ’s data to debunk claims by Democratic governor candidate J.B. Pritzker.

Bahamas, US Virgin Islands and St. Kitts and Nevis added to EU blacklist
Cecile S. Gallego · March 15, 2018

Three major offshore hubs in the Caribbean have been added to the EU’s tax haven blacklist.

‘The world has changed’: Europe targets advisers, accountants, lawyers with new tax rules
Will Fitzgibbon · March 14, 2018

The masterminds who promote and sell tax avoidance are under fresh scrutiny in the wake of the Paradise Papers and Panama Papers.

Europe cracks down on luxury yacht tax dodge, citing Paradise Papers
Simon Bowers · March 12, 2018

The European Commission is taking action against three EU member states for failing to collect sufficient value added tax (VAT) on yachts.

Cross-border collaboration: the antidote to censorship and press intimidation in Thailand
Scilla Alecci · March 8, 2018

ICIJ’s Thai member Prangtip Daoreung believes the best way to fight for press freedom is to work collaboratively, across borders.