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Microsoft's $29.6 Billion Scam: Tech Giant Leads the Way in Tax-Avoiding Innovation
Business  (tags: Microsoft, Taxes, tax avoidance, Tax inversion, Innovation News, Technology News, News, Politics News )

Judy
- 18 days ago - salon.com
More and more companies who enjoy huge benefits operating in the U.S. are trying to weasel their way out of taxes.
Sign the Petition: Crack Down on Tax-Dodging Corporations
Business  (tags: Walgreens, taxes, loopholes, corporations, tax dodgers, tax dodging, petitions )

Freya
- 29 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Walgreens made international headlines recently when it considered using a loophole called tax inversion to dodge billions of dollars in taxes.
The Surprising Truth About Oil and Gas Company Corporate Tax Rates
Business  (tags: oil, gas prices, energy, taxes, tax code )

Judy
- 40 days ago - usnews.com
They might claim otherwise, but oil and gas companies get a really sweet deal from taxpayers.
Tell Walgreens: Don't Desert America
Business  (tags: Walgreens, taxes, cheating, petitions )

Freya
- 43 days ago - dontdesertamerica.com
Walgreens is trying to merge with Swiss corporation Alliance Boots, for one big reason: It can then change its headquarters address to Switzerland - a known tax haven - and get out of paying as much as $4 billion in U.S. taxes over the next five years.
Millionaires Survey: Go Ahead, Tax Us More!
Business  (tags: millionaires, taxes, wealth )

Freya
- 131 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
In the heated debate over inequality, the wealthy are usually portrayed as the cause rather than the solution.
How Amazon Built Its Empire On One Tax Loophole
Business  (tags: Amazon, retailers, taxes, loopholes, cheating )

Freya
- 142 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Amazon.com has reshaped American commerce in just two decades. But how much of the online shopping empire's success owes to innovation and entrepreneurial genius, and how much of it stems from cheating the system?
Sign the Petition: Stop the Corporate Tax Giveaways PETITION!!
Business  (tags: taxes, congress, democrats, republicans, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, news, u.s., usa, society, law, interesting, humans, business, corporate, abuse )

Robert
- 149 days ago - signforgood.com
Congress: Stop letting large corporations and banks like General Electric, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup hide their profits offshore to avoid paying U.S. taxes. End the "Active Financing Exception" and the "CFC Look-Through Rule."
Walmart Employees Deliver Chairman $7.8 Bn 'Tax Bill' for Company's Tax Breaks
Business  (tags: business, taxes, walmart, Protest, Retail, USA )

Ray
- 151 days ago - rt.com
Protesting Walmart's tax privileges as it pays its workers notoriously low wages, the store's employees and others have delivered a $7.8 billion "tax bill" to the Arizona home of the retail giant's chairman, Rob Walton.
Koch Brothers Takes $88 Million in Corporate Welfare
Business  (tags: Koch brothers, corporate welfare, ripoffs, taxes, greed )

Freya
- 189 days ago - dailykos.com
Koch Brothers likes to champion themselves as crusaders against the welfare state. But a new report shows that they took $88 million of your taxpayer dollars while demanding that governments stop wasting taxpayer dollars. In total, $110 billion goes...
States Reaping Budget Benefits Of Ending Bush Tax Cuts For Richest Americans
Business  (tags: society, economy, taxes, state budgets, class divide, news, money, politics )

Cal
- 217 days ago - alternet.org
The big takeaway is taxes matter, especially tax rates for the richest Americans.
The Waltons of Walmart - The Greediest Family In The World
Business  (tags: WalMart, greedy family, The Waltons, taxes, inheritance taxes, strategies )

Dandelion
- 363 days ago - occupy.com
The strategies the Walton family uses to avoid estate and inheritance taxes on their fortune is establishing a type of charitable trust that can shelter money from taxes, and later put that money back into the pockets of family heirs, even at a profit.
The 1 Percent's Ivy League Loophole
Business  (tags: The One Percent, taxes, tax deductions, Harvard, Yale, politics, society, corporate, business, ethics, money, news )

Carrie
- 371 days ago - salon.com
In addition to being poor public policy, these charitable tax subsidies generate a disgustingly unjust spectacle. The vast majority of parents do not have an educational background that enables them to benefit from the donation-legacy system.
Four Contemptible Examples of Corporate Tax Avoidance
Business  (tags: taxes, corporations, tax avoidance, corporate malfeasance )

Judy
- 434 days ago - nationofchange.org
CEOs are legendary for defending their tax paying records, and eager to imply that government is responsible for any of their tax delinquencies.
Tell Your Senators: Don't Let Apple Get Away With It!
Business  (tags: Americans, government, Loopholes, corporate, business, Taxes, smoney )

Candy
- 462 days ago - action.usaction.org
The iPhone & iPad are as American as Apple pie. But one thing that isn't patriotic, is when American-made companies like Apple don't pay their fair share in taxes.
Corporations Are Stealing Billions in Tax Breaks, While the Confused, Screwed Citizenry Turn On Each Other
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, economy, robert reich, taxes, corporate subsidies, tax havens )

Lynn
- 483 days ago - alternet.org
International corporations have no national allegiance, they care only for profit. Meanwhile, people all over the world are becoming increasingly nationalistic and xenophobic.
 

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