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Jim Edwards / Business Insider:
Apple Defends The Irish Tax Arrangement That Allegedly Saved It Billions Since The '90s   —  This is a photo of Apple's facility in Cork, Ireland, the structure that is the fruit of a deal cut between Apple and the Irish government in the late 1980s and early 1990s.  —  Apple founder Steve Jobs first opened the facility in 1980.
Sep 30, 2014, 7:15 AMIn context
Tom Fairless / Wall Street Journal:
EU Believes Apple's Irish Tax Deal Breached Rules   —  European Union Comments Outline Reasons Why it Opened an In-Depth Investigation  —  BRUSSELS—European Union regulators said Tuesday they believe that tax deals granted to Apple Inc. in Ireland constitute illegal state support for the U.S. company …
Sep 30, 2014, 4:35 AMIn context
Tim Worstall / Forbes:
Despite several published reports, the European Commission is not fining or even accusing Apple of anything   —  The European Commission Is Not About To Fine Apple; Nor Even To Accuse The Company Of Anything  —  Several newspapers seem to have got themselves into a bit of a tizzy …
Sep 29, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
AppleInsider:
European Commission seeking retroactive tax windfall from Apple Inc subsidiary in Ireland   —  The European Commission is expected to release a report this week alleging that Ireland provided illegal “state aid” to Apple when it set tax rates for the company in 1991 and 2007 …
Sep 29, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sprint launches “iPhone for Life” plan: new iPhone every two years and unlimited data for $70 per month   —  Sprint's ‘IPhone for Life’ Plan Lets Users Upgrade Every 2 Years  —  Sprint Corp. (S) introduced an “iPhone for Life” plan that lets customers get a new version …
Sep 9, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
David Meyer / Gigaom:
Apple's Irish tax avoidance schemes come under formal European investigation   —  European authorities have launched a probe into whether Apple's corporate income tax arrangements in Ireland are legal, or whether they qualify as unlawful state aid.  —  Ireland is the base of choice …
Jun 11, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
RTÉ:
European Commission to investigate Irish tax arrangements with Apple   —  Ireland has been accused of creating a system that allowed Apple to sidestep large tax payments worldwide  —  The European Commission is to open a formal investigation into Apple's tax arrangements with Ireland.
Jun 10, 2014, 6:45 PMIn context
Alex Wilhelm / TechCrunch:
Apple To Raise Another $17B In Debt To Avoid Repatriating Foreign-Held Cash   —  As it looks to return more of its accumulated past-net profit margin — cash, and so forth — to investors, Apple will again turn to debt to raise the funds needed.  —  If that seems odd, keep in mind …
Apr 28, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Neil Chenoweth / Financial Review:
Apple moved $8.9B in untaxed profits from Australia to Irish subsidiary in last decade   —  How Ireland got Apple's $9bn profit  —  US tech giant Apple has shifted an estimated $8.9 billion in untaxed profits from its Australian operations to a tax haven structure in Ireland in the last decade …
Mar 6, 2014, 4:55 AMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
What Mozilla is doing with its big pile of new money (Q&A)   —  Mozilla has embarked on an expensive new effort to build an entirely new mobile operating system, Firefox OS, despite the dominance of Apple's iOS and Google's Android.  It's a good thing Mozilla's got piles of new money on hand.
Nov 22, 2013, 8:10 AMIn context

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