Tax

02.04.16
Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation
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Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation

The $10 per barrel tax would fund greener mass transit and research.

By R. Baldwin,   02.04.16
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02.01.16
America is angry about Europe's tax investigations
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America is angry about Europe's tax investigations

US treasury officials believe that Europe's pursuit of Google's unpaid taxes is unfair.

By D. Cooper,   02.01.16
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01.23.16
Google will pay the UK $185 million in back taxes
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Google will pay the UK $185 million in back taxes

The internet giant wants to fend off criticism that it doesn't pay its fair share.

By J. Fingas,   01.23.16
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12.30.15
Apple fined $347 million for Italian tax... irregularities
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Apple fined $347 million for Italian tax... irregularities

The company made huge profits, but apparently only paid $33 million in tax between 2008 and 2013.

By D. Cooper,   12.30.15
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08.17.15
This year's IRS breach is way bigger than the agency initially thought
08.17.15

This year's IRS breach is way bigger than the agency initially thought

The Internal Revenue Service says 200,000 additional accounts were potentially accessed in this year's breach.

By B. Steele,   08.17.15
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07.02.15
Chicago kicks in 'cloud tax' on streaming services like Netflix
07.02.15

Chicago kicks in 'cloud tax' on streaming services like Netflix

Citizens of Chicago need to prepare themselves for a "cloud tax" that went into effect on July 1....

By R. Baldwin,   07.02.15
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05.26.15
Thieves steal tax data for 100,000 from an IRS website
05.26.15

Thieves steal tax data for 100,000 from an IRS website

You might need to keep a closer eye than usual on your tax-related info. The Internal Revenue Serv...

By J. Fingas,   05.26.15
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05.25.15
Amazon finally starts paying proper taxes in European countries
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Amazon finally starts paying proper taxes in European countries

For many years, Amazon has sent a huge percentage of its European revenues over to Luxembourg. The...

By M. Brian,   05.25.15
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