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Euro book chiefs emphasize the need for e-book VAT to be aligned with physical books

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We’ve previously written about how Amazon’s e-book tax loophole means lower prices in Europe, and how that could be bad for UK competition. Just to recap, Amazon’s decision to establish its European HQ in Luxembourg may prove to be fruitful for the e-commerce giant, as the country announced last year...
Euro book chiefs emphasize the need for e-book VAT to be aligned with physical books

Amazon shoppers will squeeze through Calif. tax loophole

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On Saturday, California residents get to pay tax at checkout on Amazon.com purchases. But hundreds of thousands of items will remain tax-free. [Read more]...
Amazon shoppers will squeeze through Calif. tax loophole
Former Google UK exec alleges company misrepresented sales to avoid paying taxes

One way to take a stand on carried interest: Give it away

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While the debate over carried interest continues to retrace old steps, one venture capital fund is taking a stand on the tax loophole it benefits from by simply giving its carried interest profits to charity. Rethink Education, a firm which which last year raised $40 million to invest in edtech...
One way to take a stand on carried interest: Give it away

Law Professor Says One Of Romney's Tax-Avoidance Schemes Is Illegal

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Legal experts continue to crawl through the massive cache of Mitt Romney's Bain fund documents that Gawker published on Thursday. And one law professor, Victor Fleischer of the University of Colorado, believes he has found a tax-avoidance trick used by the funds that is not merely outrageous but actually...
Law Professor Says One Of Romney's Tax-Avoidance Schemes Is Illegal

Report: Google Could Face UK Tax Inquiry After Just Paying 1.5% Last Year

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Google has about 1,200 employees in England and made £395 million in revenue there last year (that’s just under $620 million). It did, however, only pay £6 million in taxes in England last year. Unsurprisingly, that’s not sitting well with a number of British politicians and according to The Independent,...
Report: Google Could Face UK Tax Inquiry After Just Paying 1.5% Last Year

A Tax Loophole Crucial To Big Tech Companies Was Part Of The Fiscal Cliff Bill

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Fifty pages into the fiscal cliff avoidance bill, Congress renewed the legal loophole that tech companies, pharmaceutical developers and medical technology companies use to avoid taxes. It's not uncommon for things like this to get tacked on to bills. The fiscal cliff bill is full of tax credit extensions and...
A Tax Loophole Crucial To Big Tech Companies Was Part Of The Fiscal Cliff Bill
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Amazon to be stripped of tax advantage on sale of ebooks

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European commission tells Luxembourg to end VAT loophole, a decision that could close the gap with British ebook pricesAmazon is to be stripped of its huge tax advantage on the sales of electronic books after the European commission ordered Luxembourg to close a VAT loophole.Amazon is registered as a Luxembourg...
Amazon to be stripped of tax advantage on sale of ebooks
UK online retailer Play.com to shutdown its retail business in March

Here's The Romney-Bain Tax-Avoidance Scheme That A Law Professor Says Is Illegal

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Legal experts continue to crawl through the massive cache of Mitt Romney's Bain fund documents that Gawker published on Thursday. And one law professor, Victor Fleischer of the University of Colorado, believes he has found a tax-avoidance trick used by the funds that is illegal. For starters, the Gawker...
Here's The Romney-Bain Tax-Avoidance Scheme That A Law Professor Says Is Illegal

Nobody In Congress Dares To Close The Trillion Dollar Loophole That Apple, Google And Microsoft Use To Reduce Taxes

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One recurring theme of the fiscal cliff debate is the desire to close certain loopholes in the tax code. Still, almost nobody in Washington has brought up closing one of the most significant loopholes - the Subpart F corporate tax loophole, which was detailed in a Senate report released in late September.  According...
Nobody In Congress Dares To Close The Trillion Dollar Loophole That Apple, Google And Microsoft Use To Reduce Taxes

IT'S NOT JUST APPLE: The Ultra-Complicated Tax Measures That Microsoft Uses To Avoid $2.4 Billion In U.S. Taxes

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Today, Apple executives will testify before Congress about the details of their expansive tax-minimization system.  Major tech companies exploit differences between taxation policies in different nations in order to pay as few taxes as possible.  Apple isn't the only one. In fact their competitor Microsoft has a massive system by...
IT'S NOT JUST APPLE: The Ultra-Complicated Tax Measures That Microsoft Uses To Avoid $2.4 Billion In U.S. Taxes
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