France plans to put Panama back on its blacklist of tax havens in the wake of the Panama Papers affair.

Transparency for other tax havens have suddenly become trenchant and calumniatory. The fallout from the Panama Papers keeps spreading ⎯ The French Finance Minister, Michel Sapin calling the country a « non-cooperative » tax jurisdiction.

The major document leak from law firm Mossack Fonseca has sparked fresh debates on the existence and purpose of tax havens. And while many think of the Caribbean nations, campaigners say these financial centres are found across the world.