Jeremy Corbyn to take aim at tax avoidance in speech at UN /Link
Labour leader to promise action on tax havens and attack ‘global scandal’ of wealthy few controlling 90% of resources
Jeremy Corbyn will describe “grotesque” levels of inequality and mass tax avoidance as among the most pressing challenges faced by the world, in a speech at the UN headquarters in New York.
The Labour leader will highlight four main threats faced by humanity: the concentration of wealth and power in a small group, exacerbated by tax avoidance; climate change; the refugee crisis, and what he will call a “bomb first, think later” approach to conflict resolution.Continue reading...
(@)Peter Walker Political correspondent
Published on 08 Dec 2017 at 12:01AM