Thursday, March 12, 2009

Shot Across the Bow

Is this the 'trade' of Cap'n, Trade?
ZUG, Switzerland, March 12 (Reuters) - The tidy towns and mountain vistas of Switzerland are an unlikely setting for an oil boom.

Yet a wave of energy companies has in the last few months announced plans to move to Switzerland -- mainly for its appeal as a low-tax corporate domicile that looks relatively likely to stay out of reach of Barack Obama's tax-seeking administration.
Which tool in the Swiss army knife arsenal is the Obama administration thrusting between our scapulae this time?


Lance Burri said...

Is it too late for us to invoke the Right of Return?

Steve Burri said...

The Canton of Wisconsin does have a nice ring to it right about now.