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Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Apple details plans to build two data centers in Iowa, costing $1.375B and creating 50 jobs, will receive tax credits and invest $100M in fund for nearby Waukee   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc will build a $1.375 billion data center in Waukee near Des Moines, Apple and Iowa officials said on Thursday …
Aug 24, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
France to propose new rules for “real taxation” of tech firms operating in the EU next month, encouraging Germany and others to work with them   —  Finance Minister Le Maire to set out proposal in September  —  Le Maire also renews call for euro-area tax harmonization
Aug 7, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Megan Murphy / Bloomberg:
Interview with Tim Cook on HomePod, AR, enterprise strategy, manufacturing products in the US, Donald Trump, US tax code, and more   —  Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple Inc., was interviewed in San Jose, California, on June 5 by Bloomberg Businessweek Editor Megan Murphy.
Jun 15, 2017, 6:05 AMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Updated App Store guidelines classify voluntary tipping via virtual currency as an in-app purchase, making tipping subject to Apple's 30% cut   —  Apple has activated a new revenue stream that could foster communities of digital content creators around the world like those already thriving in China.
Jun 9, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Tripp Mickle / Wall Street Journal:
Apple's cash reserve has topped $250B, which is greater than Walmart or P&G's market value, and exceeds the foreign-currency reserves of UK and Canada combined   —  Tech giant's unequaled stash draws calls for buybacks, acquisitions as corporate tax shift looms
May 1, 2017, 9:00 AMIn context
Neil Cybart / Above Avalon:
By pricing AirPods at $159 and Watch Series 1 at $269, below similar rival products, Apple is going after the entire wearables market, not just the premium part   —  As Apple pushes deeper into luxury brand territory, the company is making its products more accessible through lower pricing.
Mar 20, 2017, 3:01 AMIn context
Mike Wuerthele / AppleInsider:
Apple files 14-point appeal against European Commission's $14B tax edict, says the company's European HQ in Cork, Ireland was set up in accordance with the law   —  Apple has filed its appeal with the European court of appeals, all declaring that the European Commission's decision to levy $14 billion …
Feb 21, 2017, 3:40 AMIn context
BBC:
Apple to raise prices of apps and in-app purchases by ~25% in 3 regions, making the lowest app prices 99p in UK, 80 rupees in India, and 3.49 lira in Turkey   —  UK costs will numerically match those of the US, meaning that a program that costs $0.99 will now be 99p.
Jan 17, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
David Barboza / New York Times:
How China built “iPhone City”, the world's largest iPhone factory, in Zhengzhou by giving Foxconn billions in perks, tax breaks, and subsidies   —  A hidden bounty of benefits for Foxconn's plant in Zhengzhou, the world's biggest iPhone factory, is central to the production of Apple's most profitable product.
Dec 29, 2016, 11:00 AMIn context
Cliff Taylor / The Irish Times:
Ireland publishes formal objections to EU's order to collect back taxes from Apple, says EC has exceeded its powers, misunderstood Irish tax law, more   —  EU Commission expected to give full judgment on €13bn case today  —  The Government has moved to pre-empt the expected publication …
Dec 18, 2016, 10:40 PMIn context

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