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UK slaps tax dodgers with 25 percent 'Google tax'

The UK has announced a new 25 percent tax for multinational companies that dodge taxation in the region, with big tech companies called out as major culprits.

By 4 December 2014

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Best tax-prep apps

Federal and state income tax returns are due in less than a month. If you're struggling to file yours in time, turn to technology to ease the burden. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of the best tax-preparing apps on the market.

By 25 March 2015

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Opposition calls on Apple to pay its "fair share" of tax

The Federal Opposition is taking the hard line on multinational companies that avoid tax, including a subtle swipe at Apple for paying less tax in Australia than local retailer Harvey Norman.

By 2 March 2015

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EU: Amazon's tax 'advantage' in Luxembourg hurts Europe

The preliminary results of a European Union investigation sound like tax trouble is brewing for Amazon.

By 17 January 2015

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​Review recommends measures to reduce 'Australia Tax'

A government review into competition policy has suggested dropping parallel import restrictions and geoblocking limitations to give Australians access to cheaper prices.

By 23 September 2014

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Microsoft believed to be company levied $137M in China tax case

A company identified only as "M" in a China news story owes $137 million for back taxes, according to a report.

By 27 November 2014

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Ireland to close tax loophole favored by US tech giants

Come 2015, Ireland plans to start doing away with the "Double Irish" tax structure, which has allowed companies like Apple, Google and Facebook to shelter billion of dollars in profits from taxes.

By 15 October 2014

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Nokia to shutter India phone factory amid tax dispute

The factory, which was not included in Microsoft's acquisition deal due to ongoing tax issues with the Indian government, is the last production facility in operation at Nokia.

By 9 October 2014

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Amazon becomes latest EU target in tax probe

European Union officials contend that a Luxembourg ruling from 2003 could represent an improper tax shelter and thus require Amazon to pay back taxes.

By 8 October 2014

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Apple and Google could be in crosshairs of tax avoidance inquiry

Major corporations such as Apple and Google could soon have their accounts put under the microscope as the Senate targets multinational companies for tax avoidance.

By 3 October 2014