Current Events Articles

AZ Central

Europe takes on tech giants and their tax havens

December 3, 2012

PARIS -- A storm is brewing in Europe as nations try to force Internet powerhouses like Google and Amazon to pay more in taxes. Governments, hungry for money to prop up their struggling economies, are accusing the technology giants of incorporating themselves in low-tax countries so they can avoid paying hundreds of millions of dollars to countries such as Germany, Britain and France -- where most of their European income is derived.

Read entire article on AZ Central
« Previous Article Next Article »

More From Current Events Articles

  • Amanda Bynes Arrested After Throwing Bong Out Midtown Window
  • Cathy Schulman to Deliver UCLA School of Theater, Film and TV's Commencement Speech
  • Last Night on Late Night: Julianne Moore Gave Away her Cannes Toemageddon Toes
  • Best of Luxury

    Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
    View All Best of Luxury
    THINGS WE LIKE