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Yo Walmart, Go Subsidize Yourself ~ PLEASE SIGN
Business  (tags: taxes, wal-mart, politics, labor, abuse, corruption, economy, consumers, ethics, crime )

Beverly
- 26 days ago - other98.com
Every year taxpayers subsidize Walmart - the world's wealthiest corporation - to the tune of $7.8 BILLION!
The Top Five Bank Bailouts We Never Heard About
Business  (tags: bofa, countrywide, doj, jpmorgan chase, SEC, settlements, taxes )

Judy
- 28 days ago - billmoyers.com
This should make you mad! While TARP sparked outrage, it wasn't the only bailout Wall Street bankers have enjoyed since their casino came crashing down around them.
America's Dark Economic Secret: How a Giant Gimmick Has Wages and Jobs Hanging By a Thread
Business  (tags: inversion, economy, Business, Google, General Electric, Barack Obama, Treasury Department, Taxes, Real estate, stocks, profits, CEOs, Congress, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 37 days ago - salon.com
Welcome to the "gimmick economy" -- where it's not about good products or labor, but something far more scary
Obama Hits at Companies Moving Overseas to Avoid Taxes
Business  (tags: Obama administration, taxes, business, corporate, government, ethics, economy, money, dishonesty, news )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Obama administration took action Monday to discourage corporations from moving their headquarters abroad to avoid U.S. taxes, announcing new rules designed to make such transactions significantly less profitable.
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
- 64 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
- 75 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
- 85 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
- 89 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
- 177 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
- 187 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
- 195 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
- 196 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
- 234 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
- 262 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
- 409 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.
 

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