Tax gap in UK big business / Quanto guadagnano e quanto pagano le big inglesi

Tax Gap - click to interact

Tax Gap - click to interact

Fotsie is the nickname share index of the 100 most highly capitalised UK companies listed on the London Stock Exchange. Guardian online created a database with an online interface, Tax Gap, showing the phenomenal profits generated by these 100 companies during a four-year boom, and comparing them with the amount of taxes they paid. The blue dot is the profit, the light blue dot is what they should have paid in taxes and the pink dot is what they actually paid. British Telecom Group, Rolls-Royce Group, British Airways and British Energy Group are among those who have a tiny pink dot…

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Fotsie è il nickname dell’indice azionario delle 100 società più capitalizzate quotate al London Stock Exchange. Il Guardian online ha creato un database, Tax Gap, che  attraverso un’interfaccia interattiva mette in mostra i profitti generati da queste società durante 4 anni di boom economico e comparandolo con le tasse che le stesse hanno pagato. Il punto blu rappresenta il profitto, quello azzurro rappresenta ciò che avrebbero dovuto pagare in tasse e il punto rosa è la cifra che in realtà hanno pagato. British Telecom Group, Rolls-Royce Group, British Airways w British Energy Group sono tra quelle con il punto rosa più piccolo…

(Thanx, Paolo!)

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