Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), attends a meeting of the Group of 20 finance ministers in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 19, 2013. Stashing

 

              Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), attends a meeting of the Group of 20 finance ministers in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 19, 2013. Stashing
Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), attends a meeting of the Group of 20 finance ministers in Moscow, Russia, Friday, July 19, 2013. Stashing profits offshore may soon get tougher for companies, thanks to an ambitious plan released Friday by the finance chiefs of leading world economies aimed at forcing multinationals to pay more taxes. Low tax payments by major global companies - including Google, Amazon, Facebook and Starbucks - have sparked public anger in Europe recently, as governments are struggling with high debts, low growth and austerity measures that are hitting ordinary taxpayers. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)