Friday, February 04, 2022

Amazon on tax disclosure webinar Feb 10

"Having supported the shareholder resolution at Amazon on tax disclosure, PIRC is holding a webinar to highlight a broader programme on Fair Tax.

The Greater Manchester Pension Fund & OIP shareholder proposal was the first resolution filed as part of our new investor initiative on Responsible Corporate Tax with CICTAR.

It will facilitate active engagement with corporations in sectors with a history of aggressive tax avoidance, as well as those with significant exposure to government contracts & dependent on healthy tax revenue for growth.

Join us to hear more about Amazon’s tax practices, the GRI Tax Standard and opportunities to get involved in the broader collaborative engagement on responsible taxation.

Speakers include:

• Dr Katie Hepworth, Responsible Tax Lead, PIRC
Jason Ward, Principal Analyst, CICTAR
Tom Harrington, Assistant Director (Investments), Greater Manchester Pension Fund
Troels Børrild, Head of Responsible Investments, AkademikerPension

Thu, Feb 10, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM GMT
Shareholder Resolutions on Tax Transparency: Amazon

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