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Financial Times:
Sources: Apple faces multibillion tax bill in EU ruling over receiving state aid from Ireland; official estimate to be announced tomorrow   —  Apple will on Tuesday be hit with Europe's largest tax penalty after Brussels ruled that the company received illegal state aid from Ireland.
Aug 29, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
Arthur Beesley / Financial Times:
Sources: European Commission is expected to issue adverse ruling on Ireland's tax breaks for Apple next week   —  Brussels is poised to hand down an adverse ruling against Ireland after a three-year inquiry into claims the country granted an illegal tax arrangement to Apple, the world's biggest tech company.
Aug 27, 2016, 1:55 AMIn context
Jena McGregor / Washington Post:
As his fifth anniversary as Apple CEO approaches, Tim Cook reflects on his tenure and Apple's future: mistakes, progress made, AI and AR efforts, more   —  Apple's CEO talks iPhones, AI, privacy, civil rights, missteps, China, taxes, Steve Jobs — and steers right past the car rumors
Aug 14, 2016, 2:40 PMIn context
John Gruber / Daring Fireball:
New App Store policies are unclear as to whether apps that don't offer content or services qualify for subscriptions   —  From Lauren Goode's interview with Phil Schiller for The Verge, specifically regarding the new 85/15 revenue split after the first year of a subscription (italic emphasis mine):
Jun 9, 2016, 12:55 AMIn context
The Local:
Apple agrees to pay €318M in taxes to close the investigation into €1B of undeclared profits by its Italian subsidiary, tax office confirms   —  Apple to pay €318m in tax owed to Italy  —  US tech giant Apple has agreed to pay €318 million in tax owed to Italy's inland revenue …
Dec 30, 2015, 4:33 AMIn context
Charlie Rose / CBS News:
Apple executives talk product development, encryption, taxation, labor, and more in wide-ranging 60 Minutes interview   —  What's next for Apple?  —  The technology giant's CEO, Tim Cook, addresses issues concerning his company — including encryption technology, corporate taxes, and manufacturing products in China
Dec 20, 2015, 8:30 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Sources: Apple may reduce the 30% cut it takes from publishers on Newsstand and many video providers on Apple TV   —  Apple rewrites app store economics  —  Apple is planning a departure from the pricing formula that has defined the economics of digital media for a decade …
Jun 5, 2015, 2:10 PMIn context
Daisuke Wakabayashi / Wall Street Journal:
Apple Warns EC Investigation Could Result in Back Tax Payments   —  Company said it may need to pay a ‘material’ amount if EC rules against Ireland  —  Apple Inc. warned investors for the first time that it may need to pay a “material” amount of back taxes to Ireland if a European Commission …
Apr 29, 2015, 7:15 PMIn context
Mikey Campbell / AppleInsider:
Apple to instate country-specific app taxes in EU starting Jan. 1   —  In an email sent out to iTunes Connect members on Wednesday, Apple reminded developers of an upcoming value-added tax (VAT) rate policy change that will see customers pay fees based on their country of residence rather than other EU locales with lower taxes.
Dec 17, 2014, 11:50 PMIn context
Joe Mullin / Ars Technica:
Cisco expects to pay $188M to Rockstar, the Apple-owned patent licensor   —  Cisco is preparing to dole out a serious chunk of cash to settle its patent lawsuit with Rockstar, a patent-holding company created out of the ashes of Nortel, a Canadian telecom.  —  The $188-million pre-tax charge …
Nov 19, 2014, 8:45 PMIn context

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