Tax planning and corporate strategy in multinationals; an examination of alignment from the non-tax perspective

James Gawley

National University of Ireland Galway

James Gawley is International Operations Director at Aspect Software. James responsibilities include acting as Irish country lead and heading up global real estate. Currently undertaking his PhD in the Cairnes School of Business at NUI Galway, James' research takes an interdisciplinary look at tax planning and its alignment with corporate strategy in multinational corporations.


Multinational Corporation’s (MNC) alignment of tax planning with corporate strategy became a central debate after the 2008 financial crises (The Economist, 2012). The societal concerns around this debate can be crystalized... [ view full abstract ]


  1. James Gawley (National University of Ireland Galway)

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