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Corporate Tax Havens

The Tax-Haven Aficionados Running for President

Tom Engelhardt | Posted 05.05.2016 | Politics
Tom Engelhardt

Here's a riddle for you: What do Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have in common? And no, it's not that if Donald Trump were a woman he'd garner less than 5% of the vote.

Mark Gongloff

U.S. Companies Lobbying Furiously To Save Tax Loopholes | Mark Gongloff | Posted 06.18.2013 | Business

Corporate America worked hard to build massive loopholes into the tax code for itself, and by golly it is working just as hard to keep them. U.S. c...

Major Companies Using Tax Havens Avoid Paying HOW MUCH To Uncle Sam?

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.03.2013 | Business

Apple may be getting all the attention from lawmakers and the news media for its offshore tax practices, but a new report finds that other major compa...

Apple: Bad Model for 'Tax Reform' -- California, New Tax Thinkers, Chart a Better Way

Roger Hickey | Posted 07.27.2013 | Politics
Roger Hickey

A political mobilization by citizens is clearly necessary to prevent politicians in the Senate and House from embracing the corporate version of corporate tax reform.

Business Tycoon: 'Corporations Should Pay No Taxes'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 05.21.2013 | Business

As Apple CEO Tim Cook sits before Congress to defend his company's tax strategy, one business tycoon is asserting a controversial stance on the issue....

Mark Gongloff

Report: Corporations' Overseas Profit Stash Could Erase Fiscal Cliff | Mark Gongloff | Posted 12.14.2012 | Business

While Washington freaks out about the budget deficit, a corporate money mountain matches the $1.6 trillion President Obama wants in tax hikes. Theoret...

Small Businesses Pay The Price For Corporate America's Tax Havens

The Huffington Post | Janean Chun | Posted 04.12.2012 | Small Business

When big corporations use offshore tax havens, small businesses pay the price -- literally. If they were to cover the cost of corporate abuse of tax h...

Solutions Avoided

Sen. Fritz Hollings | Posted 05.28.2011 | Business
Sen. Fritz Hollings

Globalization is nothing more than a trade war with production looking for a cheaper country to produce. If the president stayed in Washington and enforced the trade laws, far more jobs would be created, and the economy would recover.

In The Public Interest: A (Non)Taxing Issue

Phineas Baxandall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Phineas Baxandall

Many large companies use offshore subsidiaries and creative tax planning to lower their tax rates at the expense of the rest of us. As legislators wring their hands over missing budget funds, it is eye-popping to see where much of the money has gone.