If passed, the laws would have allowed emergency peacekeeping laws to help protect the islands 90,000 inhabitants, according to the Observer. The powers would have included allowing police to stop, divert and detain the protesters, who will gather on the island on Saturday.
But talk of violence has been dismissed by Paris-based Attac which claims its protest, part of its tax haven hunting season, will be peaceful. The group says tax havens are playing playing a huge part in criminal financial activities.
As part of a global crackdown on tax evasion, the OECD has asked 35 offshore financial centres, including Jersey, to co-operate and revise their tax regimes or face economic sanctions.
Next month it will publish a blacklist naming and shaming those tax havens which have failed to co-operate with its reform agenda.
Crowe Clark Whitehill , the top 20 accountancy firm, has announced the promotion of Chris Mould to partner
The latest opinions from Accountancy Age on Making Tax Digital, and outline plans to evolve the UK's corporate governance regime
Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said
UK-based non-doms have paid ten times more tax than the average taxpayer, raising concerns over the Brexit impact on non-dom contributions and therefore, the economy