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Artist or CreatorSteve Bell
Title or CaptionNaming and shaming those aggressive tax avoiders
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Published byThe Guardian
Date16 Jan 2013
FormatDigital
Embedded text or transcriptWell done, Goldman! Good boy, Sachs!
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Person DepictedOsborne; George (1971-)
Implied textFat cats of capitalism
NotesNews: " Goldman Sachs was yesterday forced into an embarrassing climbdown from plans to allow its highly paid bankers to avoid the 50% top rate of tax, after public intervention by the Bank of England governor Sir Mervyn King and pressure from the government. But the Wall Street firm is expected to prompt a fresh row over City bonuses when it announces profits for 2012 today by revealing that its bankers have enjoyed a 10% pay rise . Goldman was already facing condemnation about proposals to defer bonuses until after 6 April, when the top rate of income tax falls to 45% from 50%, when King waded in. He told MPs he regarded such attempts as "depressing". ... " Jill Treanor, The Guardian
DescriptionArtist has labelled digital image 3446 160113 Goldmansachs
Subjectsbankers
banks
taxpayers
rates of tax
tax evasion
cats
whistle blowing
Copyright contact detailsbelltoons@ntworld.com www.belltoons.co.uk
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