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Corporate Tax Evasion

Obama Scolds U.S. Corporations For Evading Taxes: 'I Don't Care If It's Legal, It's Wrong'

AP | Posted 09.23.2014 | Politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Staking out a populist stand ahead of the midterm elections, President Barack Obama on Thursday demanded "economic patriotism" fr...

Report: 'Fix The Debt' Founders Push For Controversial Tax Reform

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business

The founders of a controversial debt reduction group are advocating for corporate tax reform that could save companies involved with the group billion...

8 Outrageous Corporate Tax Loopholes

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business

Even though corporate tax breaks cost the U.S. government billions every year, the particulars of how they work remain a mystery to many Americans. Th...

PLAY:'Tax Evaders' Video Game Lets Players Blast Alleged Tax Dodgers

Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Had enough with all the alleged tax dodging going on these days? There's a video game for that! The Citizen Engagement Lab developed a new game in...

Starbucks Caught In Awkward Tax Claim

Posted 03.29.2013 | Business

In the latest development in the mounting controversy over corporate taxes in Britain, Dutch authorities are denying claims by Starbucks’ CFO Troy A...

'A Blow To Its Brand'

Reuters | Posted 12.19.2012 | Business

By Tom Bergin LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Starbucks's reputation among consumers in Britain has been hit by wave of criticism of its t...

Are You A Corporation? Bad News

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

By Chris Vellacott LONDON, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Cash-strapped governments keen to replenish their coffers and international bodies such ...

Why Apple, Google And BofA All Have The Same Address

Posted 07.02.2012 | Business

Apple, Bank of America, Google and JPMorgan Chase all have the same legal address -- and it’s not a flashy building on Wall Street or a slick one in...

Tax Dodging Jeopardizes Society at Home and Abroad

Heather A. Lowe | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics
Heather A. Lowe

American corporations make use of offshore tax havens and creative accounting techniques to legally avoid paying taxes in the United States, while still racking up record profits. The seriousness of the problem cannot be overstated.