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Responsible Tax and the Interdependence of Business and Society

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“Businesses should publish the beliefs that
underpin their tax strategy”

In this article, published by Reading University, Loughlin Hickey argues that business must recognise its interdependence with the society in which it operates and its responsibility for the wellbeing of the people impacted by its activity. Never has this been more vital than in the current COVID-19 crisis.

Many companies publish a tax strategy – but by sharing the beliefs that underpin it, society will be better placed to judge whether a stance is legitimate, even if it is legal.

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Loughlin Hickey is Co-Founder and Trustee of A Blueprint for Better Business.

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