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Huffington Post Response

June 2010 Dear Ms. Huffington: Your recent post citing the Cayman Islands in a list of “tax havens” is unfair and inaccurate. The Cayman Islands — far from being a “tax haven” — are on the elite OECD global “white

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Letter to Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald 2 November, 2009 Dear Sir, Your article (Future Fund enjoys tax break in Cayman Islands – October 30th) repeats an unfortunate and erroneous stereotype not assisted by the comments of your Institute of Chartered Accountants. The Cayman

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Speech at the CATO Institute

Washington DC, October 9, 2009 Distinguished panelists, distinguished colleagues, ladies and gentlemen Good afternoon As you now know, my name is Anthony Travers and I was until recently the senior partner of the largest law firm in the Cayman Islands

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On the ‘one size fits all global tax rate’

Press and Business Briefing 21st September 2009 http://www.mailonsunday.co.uk/money/article-1214675/Push-global-corporation-tax.html The above story ran in the UK based Mail on Sunday yesterday. The chairman of the Cayman Islands Financial Services Association, Mr Anthony Travers OBE said: “As a number of us have

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Cayman has no need of British help

Letter to the Editor, The Guardian, 16 September 2009 The Cayman Islands do not want to borrow money from the UK. Indeed we need no financial assistance whatsoever from the UK (“Britain may be forced to bail out offshore tax

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Tax Lawyers Defend Offshore Regimes

Published CITY-AM, Wednesday, 9th September 2009 By: Jon Robins Low-tax jurisdictions are sick of being political scapegoats, discovers Jon Robins “I fear you will have no choice but to consider new taxes, perhaps payroll and property taxes such as in

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