Chegg Set to Go Public Tomorrow in Next Post-Twitter Tech IPO

Which came first: The chicken or Wall Street investors?

#ThrownOutByTwitter: Upset San Franciscans Plan IPO Day Protest

Say hello to your adoring public, Twitter.

Ireland Plans to End Apple’s “Holy Grail of Tax Avoidance”

“Ireland wants to be part of the solution to this global tax challenge, not part of the problem.”

SEC Clears Apple’s Tax Disclosures

Carry on …


G-20 to Back Corporate Tax Reform

The Group of 20 largest economies is set to back a major overhaul of international taxation designed to eliminate loopholes that enable many companies to keep their tax bills low.

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Google to the U.S. Government: No, You Need to Pay Us More Taxes

Google on June 21 sued the U.S. Internal Revenue Service for an $83.5 million refund related to stock warrants it granted to AOL before Google went public, as Bloomberg reported. In response to a request for comment, a Google spokesperson said, “We filed a petition challenging an outstanding issue from our 2003/2004 tax assessment. This is a domestic issue related to stock warrants and we hope to have it resolved soon.”


U.K. Committee Says Google Avoids Tax

Google Inc. has aggressively avoided paying corporation tax in Britain and its reputation won’t be restored until it begins to pay what is due, a U.K. parliamentary committee said Thursday, in the latest sign that governments around the world are stepping up scrutiny of the tax affairs of multinational firms.


How Apple Can Bring Back All That Overseas Money (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac and Snaggy. Joy of Tech appears three times a week in the Voices section of this site.

Apple’s Tim Cook: The Full D11 Interview (Video)

Apple’s chief was happy to talk about taxes and even new hires and acquisitions. But when it came to new products, he was his usual coy self.

Tim Cook Talks Taxes (Video)

Apple CEO Tim Cook calls for a major overhaul of corporate tax code.