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Delaware Tax Haven: The Other Shale Gas Industry Loophole


Business  (tags: ConocoPhillips, Delaware, Halliburton, Harrisburgh, Houston, Leslie Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States )

Judy
- 2481 days ago - nationofchange.org
The Delaware "Island" is heavily utilized by oil and gas majors, all of which are part of the "two-thirds of the Fortune 500" corporations parking their money in The First State.



   

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Kit B (276)
Sunday August 5, 2012, 6:18 pm

Home of the DuPont and Dow Chemical companies and long a safe haven from paying taxes. It's also one of the major headquarters for Credit Card companies. The laws in Delaware are and have been much better for corporations than people.
 

Judy C (91)
Monday August 6, 2012, 12:13 pm
I'm glad I don't live there, Kit!
 

Pamela C (75)
Monday August 6, 2012, 1:58 pm
This is appalling.
 

JL A (281)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 1:55 am
Kit--North Dakota is the same way for making credit card companies choose to have operations based there. I sometimes wonder how many corporations the state has per capita
 
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