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Corporate Tax Dodging

Gilead Sciences: Price Gouger, Tax Dodger

Frank Clemente | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics
Frank Clemente

If you think the pharmaceutical industry has stolen all it can from the American people through its price gouging, think again. Even as they're pricing medications as high as the market can bear and beyond, drug corporations are getting big taxpayer subsidies and then dodging taxes on the resulting huge profits.

America’s 50 Biggest Corporations Are Hiding Over $1 Trillion Overseas

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 04.15.2016 | Business

Corporate America’s accountants are having a tough week. A government report revealed on Wednesday that a significant percentage of large, profitabl...

Obama Just Struck A Blow Against Corporate Tax Dodging

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 04.06.2016 | Politics

The U.S. Treasury Department's new rules making it harder for U.S. companies to perform “corporate inversions” that allow them to escape taxes wer...

The Plutocrats Are Winning. Don't Let Them!

Bill Moyers | Posted 12.23.2016 | Politics
Bill Moyers

After three decades of engineering a winner-take-all economy, and buying the political power to consummate their hold on the wealth created by the system they had rigged in their favor, America's plutocrats have been taking the final and irrevocable step of separating themselves permanently from the common course of American life.

Watch: How Tax Reform Can Save the Middle Class

Bill Moyers | Posted 08.09.2014 | Politics
Bill Moyers

In the second part of his interview with me, the Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz says that such lucrative loopholes are contributing to America's inequality problem and persistent unemployment rate.

S&P Says Microsoft More Creditworthy Than U.S. Government

David Morris | Posted 10.16.2011 | Business
David Morris

U.S. corporations have come to believe their fates are no longer inextricably tied up with the fate of their country's economy. They're sorely mistaken, and we're all suffering from the consequences of their delusion.

General Electric: King of the Tax Dodgers

Chuck Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chuck Collins

General Electric Company -- known for its light bulbs, refrigerators -- and lately, for its nuclear reactors -- is one of the country's biggest tax dodgers.