Definition of 'shell company'
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When her client arrived she was far from the confident woman in whose name she had set up the shell company. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He had used overseas shell companies to hide millions of pounds of his daughter's earnings. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The exchange wants to clear out the dozens of small shell companies that litter AIM. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The loopholes allowed British businesses legally to buy loss-making shell companies and use those losses to offset against their own tax bills. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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