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EU cracks down on tax avoidance by multinationals

Stephen Beard Oct 4, 2017
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EU cracks down on tax avoidance by multinationals

Stephen Beard Oct 4, 2017
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Two giant American corporations got some bad news from the European Union today. Amazon was ordered to repay several hundred million dollars in back taxes. And the EU  stepped up its campaign to extract billions in allegedly unpaid tax from Apple.

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