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Treasure Islands
Tax Havens and the Men Who Stole the World
by Nicholas Shaxson
The Bodley Head, London, 2011, paperback, p27
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Drugs smugglers, terrorists and other criminals use exactly the same offshore mechanisms and subterfuges - shell banks, trusts, dummy corporations - that corporations use.