Global corporations avoid millions in tax – and philanthropy benefits!

In the latest installation of Philanthropy Thinker -Alliance’s new online column, independent writer and consultant, Halima Mahomed, assesses the relationship between philanthropy and tax justice, and why philanthropy needs to address the elephant in the room. ‘Tax is an unpopular topic for most; in philanthropy, even more so. It often sits in the shadowy corner of…

A Tangled Web: The Perceived Influence of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Legislation on Corporate Social Investment in South Africa

Since 2004 South Africa has had in place legislation that regulates theresponsibilities of business to the transformation of society, and thisregulation includes an element that relates to corporate philanthropy. Todate, however, very little has been documented about the influence of thislegislation on corporate philanthropy. A new research report by HalimaMahomed, A Tangled Web: The Perceived…