EU removes Barbados from blacklist of 'non-cooperative' jurisdictions

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The European Union announced today it has removed Barbados from its blacklist of countries it deems non-cooperative in matters of taxation, and added Dominica. The EU's review of Barbados' status comes just four months after the bloc's finance ministers voted to blacklist the Caribbean island.  Blacklisted jurisdictions face higher scrutiny, loss of access to EU funds and damage to their reputations. The EU council said Dominica was placed on the blacklist because it lacked a rating ...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.