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How Outsourcing Fails
Before your firm considers outsourcing, makes sure you avoid focusing on cost rather than results.
How to Stop Inversions: Abolish Corporate Income Tax
If President Obama and lawmakers want to prevent more tax inversions, then they should wipe out corporate income taxes and tax investors instead.
Hacking Incidents Grip Gaming Industry
Lizard Squad's latest attacks were aimed at Sony Online Entertainment and Twitch, soon to be acquired by Amazon.
Health Insurers Pay More Taxes under Obamacare
Loss of tax deductions on executive compensation above $500,000, an Affordable Care Act provision that took effect last year, bites insurers.
Canada Inversions Beckon While White House Seethes
As the White House chafes over the latest tax inversion deal, its ally to the north is only too happy to accommodate its newest transplant.
Credit & Capital
Small-Business Credit Picked Up in Second Quarter
After a particularly brutal winter, small-business credit rebounded to its highest level since pre-recession days.
Amazon Plunges into M&A, Buys Big Gamer
In its largest ever M&A deal, Amazon buys Twitch, a gaming network, for almost $1 billion.
JOBS Act Fuels IPO Boom
Did the JOBs Act fuel the surge in offerings, or was it the bull market?
Microsoft Loads Up Its Offshore Cash Stash
The software giant has saved nearly $30 billion in taxes by permanently investing $93 billion overseas.
U.S. Leads Industrialized Nations in Corporate Tax Rates
Among all countries, only the United Arab Emirates and Chad tax businesses more heavily.
Do Buffett’s Compliance Lapses Show Management Flaws?
After Berkshire Hathaway misses regulatory filing deadlines, it's fair to ask whether his governance style meshes with today's compliance culture.
Despite IPO Plans, P.E. Owner Puts Company on the Block
Owner TPG is looking to peddle American Tire Distributors to another private-equity firm.
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