White House says “any unauthorised disclosure of confidential government information” is illegal after a ProPublica investigation indicated billionaires, including Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk, paid no federal income taxes in some years.
Lawmakers in Washington state are considering an income tax bill on its ultra wealthy residents - which includes Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates - in a bid to decrease income inequality.
The reform is part of the government's Digital Spain 2025 strategy, one of whose aims is to improve the country's appeal as one of the most attractive locations for shooting films and series.
The EU Commission accused Apple in 2016 of striking an illegal deal with Irish authorities that allowed the tech giant to pay extremely low tax rates.
Cash-strapped governments are leaning toward a new regulatory regime in the wake of pandemic relief efforts.
The legislation would make products such as tampons and sanitary pads free for all women in Scotland, available at designated public places such as community centres, youth clubs and pharmacies.
US President Donald Trump last month threatened to punish Paris for a new tax on tech giants like Netflix and Amazon.
Fight to make tech giants pay their fair share of tax threatens to trigger trade war between the the US and European Union.
A report from the US Trade Representative's office found the tax penalises American tech companies like Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon.
The country is entering the second week of an uprising over inadequate public services, endemic corruption and painful austerity measures, despite the government's adoption of an emergency reform plan.
A new study has found that hundreds of billions of dollars in corporate profits land in low-tax jurisdiction territories despite an international crackdown.
French investigators have since 2015 been investigating whether Google failed to pay its dues to the state by avoiding to declare parts of its activities in the country.
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