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Territorial Taxation

Panama Papers: Winners and Losers

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 05.23.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

Tax avoidance is legal. Tax evasion is not. The U.S. tax code is full of various tax loopholes which allow taxpayers to legally avoid paying taxes. ...

Winning Customers Around the World Begins at Home With Tax Reform

Claire Buchan Parker | Posted 07.03.2013 | Business
Claire Buchan Parker

It's been more than a half-century since the U.S. undertook a bottom-up review of our international tax laws. In fact, they haven't been updated since 1963, when the U.S. accounted for 50 percent of the global economy and did not have any serious competition from other nations.

Beware the New Corporate Tax-Cut Scam: LIFT Is A Big LIE

Dave Johnson | Posted 05.22.2013 | Business
Dave Johnson

LIFT stands for "Let's Invest for Tomorrow," but as Citizens For Tax Justice (CTJ) points out, it really ought to be called LIE, for "Let's Invest Elsewhere."

The Endgame of Capitalism

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 04.06.2013 | Business
C. Robert Gibson

We're witnessing the endgame of capitalism, where a few wealthy individuals and corporations have accumulated most of the wealth while the rest of us are left to fight for the scraps.

Ben Hallman

The Self-Serving Reason CEOs Are Giving In On Higher Taxes | Ben Hallman | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business

After spending months opposing tax increases for the wealthiest Americans, the Business Roundtable, an influential corporate lobbying group, this week...

Joe Biden Makes Overblown Claim

Posted 09.07.2012 | Business

Joe Biden made a lot of claims about Mitt Romney and the Republican presidential nominee's policies during his fiery speech at the Democratic National...

10 Countries Where Romney's Tax Plan Creates Jobs

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 07.18.2012 | Business

Mitt Romney's proposal to stop taxing corporate overseas profits may create jobs, just not here, according to a new report. The Republican preside...

On "Territorial" Taxation Issue, Don't Ignore U.S. Workers' Interests

Chuck Marr | Posted 03.26.2012 | Business
Chuck Marr

Apple is a business and, as such, it seeks to maximize profits for its shareholders, not improve the living standards of average Americans. Unfortunately, policymakers tend to forget that basic reality when they are debating tax policy.

U.S. Corporations Fight Congress, White House Over Tax Havens

Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics

By Kevin Drawbaugh WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- Large U.S. corporations are pressuring Congress and the White House to exempt overseas corporate profits...