As Greece moves closer to becoming a cashless society, it is clear that the country’s attitude towards cash is reckless and dangerous. The supposed convenience of switching to a cash-free system comes with a great deal of risk, including needless overreach by the state.
Carefully timed deals help big money managers skirt dividend taxes in 20 countries, confidential documents show.
German companies are known for paying some of the heftiest dividends among world stocks, one reason U.S. investment giants such as BlackRock and Vanguard are among the biggest holders of German shares. But Wall Street has figured out a way to squeeze some extra income from these stocks. And German taxpayers pay for it. A cache of confidential