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Richard Murphy is a UK chartered accountant. He was senior partner of a practicing firm and director of a number of entrepreneurial companies before becoming one of the founders of the Tax Justice Network in 2002. He now directs Tax Research UK and writes, broadcasts and blogs extensively, the latter at http://www.taxresearch.org.uk/Blog/. Richard created the country-by-country reporting concept and has been credited with creating much of the debate on tax gaps in the UK and Europe. He also defined the term 'secrecy jurisdictions', now widely used in debates on offshore. Richard has been a visiting or research fellow at a number of UK universities and is joint author of Tax Havens, The True Story of Globalisation, Cornell University Press 2010 and sole author of The Courageous State, Searching Finance, 2011.

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The Joy of Tax by Richard Murphy
The Joy of Tax
Richard Murphy
Tax is at the heart of government, none of us want to see our hard-earned cash disappearing into the government’s maw yet we want the NHS, free schools, roads, the Police and the other things it pays for. Richard Murphy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970

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