EC Could Force Apple to Pay Scads of Back Taxes to Ireland
f If the European Commission rules against Ireland's 1991 tax deal, Apple may have to pay back a “material” amount of back taxes.
Greece Orders Seizure of Local Government Cash
The country's public-sector entities are forced to remove their cash reserves from commercial banks.
Google Says EU Allegations Off the Mark
A Google Search executive says the company has not abused its online search dominance, as the European Commission charges.
EU Seeks to Lighten Burdens of Smaller Lenders
European commissioner doesn't want to burden smaller lenders "with the same requirements we need for bigger, riskier ones.”
Amazon Likely to Skirt Penalties for Luxembourg Tax Deal
But Amazon unit's taxable profits are underestimated, giving it “an economic advantage," European Commission says.
Document Leak Exposes Secret Luxembourg Tax Deals
PwC helped multinational companies obtain at least 548 tax rulings in Luxembourg from 2002 to 2010, according to papers obtained by the ICIJ.
EU Watchdog Opens Probe of Amazon Tax Break
According to the European Commission, Amazon is being allowed to understate its taxable profits in Luxembourg.
Regulating Debit Cards: Plastic Stochastic
Capping fees on card transactions has not worked out as planned.