By Rmuse; It is certain that since Americans elected an African American man as President, much of the world is aware that Republicans have deliberately and with malice aforethought acted to wipe out America’s government in one form or another;… Read More ›
Even at $10/barrel, oil can’t match solar on cost
One of the biggest banks in the Middle East and the oil-rich Gulf countries says that fossil fuels can no longer compete with solar technologies on price, and says the vast bulk of the $US48 trillion needed to meet global… Read More ›
Is Business Really Investing in the US?
Business deductions, tax credits and tax incentives are legal, but look deeper into How they made it legal, through elected officials and legislation. Buffett wasn’t kidding when he said his secretary paid more in taxes than he did. It makes… Read More ›
OECD Prepares to Close Tax Loophole
By Paul Hannon Preparations for an overhaul of the international tax system to make it more difficult for companies to shift profits to low-tax countries advanced on Friday, with an agreement to launch talks on modifying more than 3,000 bilateral… Read More ›
Why is Apple sitting on $142bn?
By Jamie Robertson It can invest in its own development, and it is spending an estimated $5bn on the 176-acre Apple Campus headquarters site. But still the money keeps rolling in. Most of it gets parked in what the accounts… Read More ›
Medtronic Strategy Takes Shape After Biggest Inversion Ever
By Michelle Fay Cortez After pulling off the largest ever “inversion” deal structured to reduce U.S. income taxes, Medtronic Pic (MDT) is plotting another audacious move: the transformation of health-care delivery. The $42 billion purchase of Covidien Plc (COV) will… Read More ›
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