Should Companies Have To Pay Taxes?

Should Companies Have To Pay Taxes?

Reading companies' annual reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission is a reliable cure for insomnia. Every so often, though, there is a significant revelation in the paper ...

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Burger King To Buy Tim Hortons; New Firm To Be Based In Canada

Burger King To Buy Tim Hortons; New Firm To Be Based In Canada

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times Burger King Worldwide Inc. said Tuesday it would buy the Tim Hortons coffee-and-doughnut chain for about $11.4 billion and shift the new firm ...

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Taxes Go To Operation Of Presidential Libraries

Taxes Go To Operation Of Presidential Libraries

By Dahleen Glanton, Chicago Tribune CHICAGO -- In the nearly 60 years since the federal government became the official caretaker of former U.S. presidents' historical documents, p ...

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Democrats To Introduce Bill To Target Corporate Inversions

Democrats To Introduce Bill To Target Corporate Inversions

By Katherine Skiba, Chicago Tribune WASHINGTON -- Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) said he and other Democrats will unveil a bill Tuesday to curb corporate tax dodging. No federal contr ...

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UBS Charged With Tax Fraud In France

UBS Charged With Tax Fraud In France

Paris (AFP) - Swiss bank UBS was on Wednesday charged with tax fraud in Paris for allegedly helping rich French clients to hide money in Switzerland, a judicial source said. The b ...

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Credit Suisse Posts Heavy Loss After U.S. Tax Fine

Credit Suisse Posts Heavy Loss After U.S. Tax Fine

Zurich (AFP) - Credit Suisse posted an unexpectedly big net second-quarter loss on Tuesday as a huge U.S. tax evasion fine sent it deep into the red. The bank revealed a negative ...

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Florida Taxpayers About To Be Railroaded

Florida Taxpayers About To Be Railroaded

Here's a really clever idea: Let's run express passenger trains 16 times round-trip every day between downtown Miami and the Orlando airport. That's right, the airport. Except the ...

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Sorry, Sean Hannity: New Yorkers Aren’t Fleeing To Low-Tax Havens

Sorry, Sean Hannity: New Yorkers Aren’t Fleeing To Low-Tax Havens

For years, conservatives have argued against attempts to raise taxes on the most affluent Americans by warning that it will cause the wealthy to flee to other states with lower ra ...

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GOP Chases Fake IRS Scandal, But Makes The Real One Worse

GOP Chases Fake IRS Scandal, But Makes The Real One Worse

With the exception of the 2012 Benghazi attacks, no Obama-era controversy has animated Republican imaginations quite like the one surrounding the Internal Revenue Service. Congres ...

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TOP CEOs Downgrade Economic Growth Forecasts, Expect To Spend Less

TOP CEOs Downgrade Economic Growth Forecasts, Expect To Spend Less

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON -- Top U.S. chief executives slightly downgraded their economic growth forecast, according to a survey released Tuesday, and fewer ...

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