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.
A company identified only as "M" in a China news story owes $137 million for back taxes, according to a report.
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.
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.
European Union officials contend that a Luxembourg ruling from 2003 could represent an improper tax shelter and thus require Amazon to pay back taxes.
Major international companies such as Apple and Google could soon have their accounts put under the microscope in Australia as part of a crackdown on corporate tax avoidance.
The European Commission's competition regulator says something looks fishy in "selective" treatment of Apple by Irish authorities, and he wants answers.
European investigators are set to accuse Apple of receiving "illegal state aid" in Ireland for more than 20 years.
After hammering out details with city regulators for months, the peer-to-peer home rental service will start charging guests hotel taxes on October 1.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan still has it in for the site, after it was used to spread information critical of him and after a Turkish court ruling led to a ban being lifted.