Starbucks Tax

Telecoms Giant Gives Tories Another £100k. Still Not Paying Tax.

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Politics

The Tories have come under fire for accepting just over £105,000 from telecoms giant Lycamobile, which has not paid corporation tax in Britain since ...

Starbucks Suffers First EVER UK Sales Fall

PA | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

Starbucks reported its first ever fall in UK sales last year, during a period when it was hit by a customer boycott over its tax payments. The US-o...

Starbucks 'Will Pay More Tax' As It Moves HQ To UK

PA | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

Starbucks is moving its European headquarters from the Netherlands to the UK following a row over tax avoidance. The coffee shop chain announced it...

Asa Bennett

'Tories Should Not Take Money From Tax Avoiders' | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Politics

Margaret Hodge has launched a fierce attack on the Tories for accepting nearly half a million pounds of support from telecoms giant Lycamobile, which ...

Lucy Sherriff

Students Under Fire Over Cancer Charity Event | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student union officer has accused his fellow students of "scabbing" by hosting a Macmillan Cancer charity event for which Starbucks provided free co...

A Snapshot of the UK Economy (Infographic)

Sean McColgan | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK Politics
Sean McColgan

If you were in charge of the UK Economy what would you spend the UK taxpayers money on? In this infographic by - you can take a snapshot view of what the UK Economy earns, gives, spends and loses. It doesn't make for pretty viewing.

We Are Not Singling Out Starbucks Over Tax, Says Tory Chair

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK

Starbucks has not been singled out for criticism over tax, a senior Tory insisted after the firm reportedly threatened to abandon UK investment plans ...

Facebook Faces Scrutiny Over UK Tax Affairs

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.02.2013 | UK

Facebook is the latest firm to come under scrutiny over its tax affairs after reportedly siphoning £440m into an offshore haven to avoid payments in ...

LOOK: Google, Starbucks, Amazon Unveil New Logos

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

In a surprising move, the three corporate giants have updated their logos: (Designed for The Huffington Post UK by Handface and @DavidLBeresfor...

The Government's New Rules Won't Stop Companies Avoiding Tax

Murray Worthy | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK Politics
Murray Worthy

For many multinational companies paying tax is a choice, it is all too easy for them to shift profits into tax havens, whether that's through buying all your coffee beans in Switzerland or paying enormous fees to an offshore subsidiary for the rights to use your own company's branding.

Twitter Jokes Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Comedy

WHAT. A. WEEK. The Pope joined Twitter, a royal foetus joined the world, Starbucks joined the rest of us who pay taxes, and Max Clifford joined the...

Charlie Thomas

Starbucks Lost The Media Battle, But Can It Win The Consumer War? | Charlie Thomas | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Starbucks has said it will pay £10m in British tax for the next two years, and pledged a renewed pledge to enhance trust with its customers, followin...

'Offering To Pay Some Tax Doesn't Stop You Being A Tax Dodger'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

Activist group UK Uncut are still planning to protest against Starbucks on Saturday, despite the coffee chain announcing it would pay corporation tax ...

Starbucks To Pay £10m Corporation Tax For Next Two Years

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

Starbucks has said it will pay "somewhere in the range of £10 million" in UK corporation tax for each of the next two years. The US coffee firm - ...

WATCH: If Starbucks Ads Told The Truth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever wondered how Starbucks get that perfect blend of tax minimisation and corporate b*llocks? Look no further... (Video for The Huffington Post UK...