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FACT Coalition Lauds Introduction of Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act

The FACT (Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency) Coalition today welcomed the introduction by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) of the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act, which would close a number of loopholes used by corporations and wealthy individuals to avoid taxes.

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FACT Calls for Strengthening of Treasury’s Anti-Money Laundering Proposal to Curb Abuse of Anonymous Companies

The FACT (Financial Accountability and Corporate Transparency) Coalition submitted comments to the U.S. Treasury Department on Friday welcoming the government’s proposed rule to require U.S. banks to know the true owner of all accounts opened in their institutions as a step toward pushing dirty money out of the American financial system, while cautioning that several elements of the proposal need to be strengthened.

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