It used to be the case that tax talk was for the tax department, and the tax department alone. It certainly wasn't a topic of conversation in taxis, at dinner parties or on the front pages of national newspapers. Needless to say, those times have changed.
From the high profile scrutiny of multinationals' tax planning, to radical proposed US tax reforms that would trigger a new world order for international tax, the subject is now never far from the headlines.
With national governments around the world battling for a share of tax spoils, Baker McKenzie's tax experts convened to ask: whose tax is it anyway?
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