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CORPORATE TAX RATES
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This Study Shows How Low Corporate America's Taxes Really Are
But tax-dodging CEOs complain about high rates all the same.
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Carl Icahn's $150 Million Threat: Cut Corporate Taxes Or Face My Super PAC
Yet another billionaire demands Congress address his priorities.
The Hypocrisy of 'Pro-Life' and the GOP
Warren J. Blumenfeld
Social Justice writer, educator, and speaker
In actuality, the GOP conducts itself as a party that stands for life until birth; then one is left to fend for oneself.
Tax-Hating States Totally Fine With Taxing The Poor
The poor are also less likely to own property, and thus less likely to benefit from lower tax rates for homes and land. This
The Three Biggest Lies About Why Corporate Taxes Should Be Lowered
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Instead of spending August on the beach, corporate lobbyists are readying arguments for when Congress returns in September about why corporate taxes should be lowered. But they're lies. You need to know why so you can spread the truth.
U.S. Companies Pay Just One-Third Of The Legal Tax Rate: GAO Study
"When some U.S. corporations use unjustifiable loopholes and offshore gimmicks to avoid paying Uncle Sam, their tax burden
U.S. Companies Lobbying Furiously To Save Corporate Tax Loopholes: Study
This state of affairs exists largely because the biggest U.S. corporations have for years lobbied Congress for loopholes
Lowering Corporate Tax Rate Likely Won't Help The Economy: Study
The top 10 most profitable companies in the U.S, including Apple and Exxon Mobil, paid an average tax rate of just 9 percent
The 1 Chart That Reveals Just How Grossly Unfair The U.S. Tax System Has Become
And Rand Paul is kind of right, you guys, as is Tim Cook: We should not be so mad at Apple for doing what the law allows
A Half Century Never Looked So Old
Claire Buchan Parker
Spokeswoman, LIFT America Coalition
It has been more than 50 years since the United States updated its international tax system. In that half century, the world has changed dramatically. Is it any wonder then, why there is a growing frustration that the system doesn't work?
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Here Are The Effective Tax Rates Of 17 Companies Pressuring Congress To Cut Corporate Tax Rates
Below is a list of some of the companies pressuring Congress to cut corporate tax rates, along with the effective rates they
Post Analysis Of Dow 30 Firms Shows Declining Tax Burden As A Share Of Profits - The Washington Post
Procter & Gamble, the Cincinnati-based company behind Pampers diapers and Tide detergent, reported a federal tax burden in
As Obama Confronts Corporate Tax Reform, Past Lessons Suggest Lobbyists Will Fight For Loopholes
The story of how Starbucks worked its footnote into the law, and the origin of the production tax break more broadly, highlights
Facebook Pays Less Than 1 Percent In Foreign Taxes On $1.4 Billion Profit
In 2011, Facebook Ireland paid just $4.7 million in taxes on its entire non-U.S. profits of $1.4 billion. Foreign revenue
Fortune 500 Parking $1.6 Trillion Overseas, Theoretically Enough To Cover Bush Tax Cuts: Report
But that money mountain is overseas, and corporations are scratching and clawing to keep it there, untaxed, forever -- even
Corporate Tax Breaks Executives Could Live Without: Survey
By Reuters, Reuters
WASHINGTON, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Business executives in a survey released this week named three corporate tax breaks they would
The Presidential Debate We Really Need
Robert D. Atkinson, Ph.D.
President, Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
While America has fallen behind and lost our game, it's still possible we can get back in the race and create the millions of well-paying jobs that come with winning. But only if Washington takes these challenges seriously and examines the global race closely.
Companies Desperately Fleeing Super-Low U.S. Tax Rates: Report
The small hitch in that plan, as The Huffington Post's Alexander Eichler pointed out, is that U.S. companies actually already
Small Business Audits A Waste Of Time, Watchdog Says
Corporations That Spent The Most On Lobbying Saw Tax Rates Decline: Report
The report notes that these top eight firms spent $540 million on lobbying from 2007 to 2009. They filed 332 lobbying reports
The Facts About U.S. Corporate Taxes
Director, Citizens for Tax Justice and the Institute on Taxati...
You might have heard how the U.S. has just become "number one" in corporate taxation. But it's the highest on paper only. In practice, the true U.S. corporate tax rate is barely half of the 35 percent nominal rate.
Corporate Tax Rates: Fortune 500 Companies That Make Money From Taxes
The findings may seem contradictory with recent news that the U.S. has the highest corporate tax rate among developed nations
Corporate Tax Reform: Be Careful What You Wish For
Fmr. Obama administration economist; CNBC and MSNBC contributor
Pretty much every discussion of tax reform these days ends with an agreement that we need to broaden the base and lower the rates. Well, the White House today will release the broad outlines of a plan to do just that on the corporate side of the federal tax code.
Call the Republicans' Bluff on Jobs
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There was virtually no job creation from the last profit repatriation and fewer jobs created under the Bush Administration's tax cuts for the wealthy and
regulatory policies than over any comparable post-World War II period.
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