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Amazon Tax Scheme Being Investigated By EU

AP | By JUERGEN BAETZ | Posted 12.07.2014 | Business

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is broadening its crackdown on multinationals' tax avoidance schemes, opening Tuesday an investigation into Amazo...

Something Fishy Has Happened At Amazon Over The Last 2 Years

Reuters | Posted 06.18.2014 | Business

By Tom Bergin LONDON, April 18 (Reuters) - The amount of money Amazon.com Inc reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropp...

Justices Won't Hear Contentious Internet Taxation Case

AP | Posted 12.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday refused to consider throwing out New York state's taxes on Internet purchases on websites like Amazon....

Illinois Supreme Court Throws Out State's 'Amazon Tax'

AP | JOHN O'CONNOR | Posted 10.19.2013 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court threw out a state law Friday that taxes certain Internet sales, saying the ...

You Won't Believe How Little Amazon Pays In UK Taxes

Reuters | Tom Bergin | Posted 07.15.2013 | Business

By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - Amazon.com's main UK unit paid taxes of $3.7 million on its 2012 income, despite group UK sales of $6....

Amazon Accused Of Not Paying Hundreds Of Millions In Taxes

Reuters | Posted 01.12.2013 | Business

LONDON (Reuters) - Internet retailer Amazon said it had received a $252 million demand from the French tax Authorities for back taxes, interest and pe...

Country Approves Incentive Package For Amazon Warehouse

AP | Posted 12.12.2011 | Business

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Spartanburg County Council has unanimously voted to give an incentives package to a new Amazon.com Inc. warehouse in Spartanb...

Large Retailers Push Amazon On Taxes

wsj.com | By MIGUEL BUSTILLO and STU WOO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Target Corp. and other large retailers are ratcheting up a political campaign to force Amazon.com Inc. to collect sales taxes, s...