Tax and the C.T.

Dan Brown's "The Da Vinci Code" was an unlikely international bestseller. The Louvre, the Vatican and a French Church would hardly be expected to be up there amongst  the 1001 places  Joe Sixpack must visit before he dies. However, looking at what it did for interest in religion, can you imagine what a boon it…

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The first to hit the catwalk at the Miss World Tax beauty contest that spanned year-end was Lady Justice New Zealand with a December 12 landmark tax avoidance decision. Following close  on her high-tax heels on December 19 was Lady Justice Canada with an insight into the application of the General Anti-Avoidance Rule and  only a day later Lady Justice…