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Apple to pay Ireland $15 billion in unpaid taxes
Apple to pay Ireland $15 billion in unpaid taxes
Apple, like most companies, do not like taxes. In fact, it tries to avoid them in myriad of ways, but mostly within legal boundaries. However, ...... 05 Dec 2017 - 6 comments
Paradise Papers leak reveals Apple's tax evasion scheme
Paradise Papers leak reveals Apple's tax evasion scheme
A leak from Appleby, a company offering tax haven services, has revealed tons of information about tax evasion practices from companies to rich ...... 07 Nov 2017 - 4 comments
EU to sue Ireland for billions in Apple taxes
EU to sue Ireland for billions in Apple taxes
European Union has decided to sue Ireland for not collecting taxes on Apple. Ireland had 12 months to recover taxes that were unfairly avoided ...... 07 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
No taxation without representation unless you're a robot, suggests Bill Gates
No taxation without representation unless you're a robot, suggests Bill Gates
Bill Gates is obviously known from creating one of the worlds largest technology companies and becoming the richest man on earth for it. Now ...... 20 Feb 2017 - 4 comments
France demanding nearly $2 billion in back taxes from Google
France demanding nearly $2 billion in back taxes from Google
According to the French finance ministry, the country is seeking $1.76 billion in back taxes from search giant Google - not the first time a ...... 27 Feb 2016
Alphabet to pay UK 130 million in back taxes
Alphabet to pay UK 130 million in back taxes
Just like every corporation, ever, Google has been accused of skirting taxes in different countries but this time, the search giant has decided ...... 24 Jan 2016 - 1 comment
States begin experimenting with 'cloud taxes' on services like Netflix and Spotify
States begin experimenting with 'cloud taxes' on services like Netflix and Spotify
As the world has moved away from physical media, states are now looking to make up the lost revenue in the form of "cloud taxes" on your favorite ...... 27 Aug 2015
Canada to begin taxing Bitcoin transactions?
Canada to begin taxing Bitcoin transactions?
According to the CBC, Canada is preparing to tax Bitcoin transactions. Canada's Revenue Agency says the taxes will be handled in one of two ...... 30 Apr 2013 - 1 comment
Nokia gets massive tax bill from India
Nokia gets massive tax bill from India
Large mobile phone marker Nokia says they will not pay the 20.8 billion rupees ($380 million USD) tax bill demanded of them by India for supposed ...... 28 Mar 2013 - 3 comments
Facebook co-founder to save $67 million in taxes by renouncing citizenship
Facebook co-founder to save $67 million in taxes by renouncing citizenship
Last week we reported that Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin had renounced his U.S. citizenship and moved to Singapore. By doing so, it ...... 17 May 2012 - 12 comments
     

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