Tax and Ethics
4 pages (1000 words)
In the United Kingdom, the government has developed lenient tax regimes that grant tax breaks to Google, Starbucks, and Amazon. This subtle and unscrupulous mechanism has created major fallout in the public domain as the issue of ethicality arises. The reputation of the key players involved - the mainstream government/ Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs, professional advisory agencies, and the companies themselves – has been tainted considerably, as a result.