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Continued: Offshore tax havens cost Minnesota $2 billion a year, report says

  • Article by: JENNIFER BJORHUS , Star Tribune
  • Last update: February 5, 2013 - 11:17 PM

It’s not always about sheltering income, she said. “I really question the analysis.”

But Wayne Cox, executive director of Minnesota Citizens for Tax Justice, a labor-backed group, said he thought the report was on solid ground.

“Here’s the problem,” Cox said. “When the tax laws allow this level of tax avoidance, taxes on other businesses and individuals have to be higher to make up the difference.”

 

Jennifer Bjorhus • 612-673-4683

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