By Alan Pyke on April 1, 2014
The American machinery giant has been parking billions of dollars offshore to avoid U.S. taxes through accounting schemes, according to investigators.
By Alan Pyke on March 12, 2014
Tax avoidance strategies shifted an additional $206 billion in profits outside of American tax authorities' jurisdiction last year.
By Alan Pyke on February 28, 2014
The average effective income tax rate for giant, profitable companies from 2008 to 2012 was just 19.4 percent.
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By Harry Stein, Guest Contributor and John Craig, Guest Contributor on February 27, 2014
Dave Camp's new tax reform package relies on trickle-down economics, even if there are some worthwhile ideas.
By Alan Pyke on February 11, 2014
Corporate tax liability currently stops at the "water's edge" in most states, but it doesn't have to.
By Alan Pyke on December 17, 2013
Conservative opposition to using a business tax to pay for tornado safety improvements forced activists to gather petitions. They didn't get enough.
By Alan Pyke on December 4, 2013
A look at job creation by profitable U.S. companies that were most and least taxed finds little evidence that higher rates kill jobs.
By Alan Pyke on November 7, 2013
The hotly anticipated Twitter IPO calls attention to stock option tax breaks that cost taxpayers billions.
By Kitty Richards, Guest Contributor and Bobby Kogan on October 30, 2013
Raising corporate taxes is a progressive way to fund necessary investments.
By Alan Pyke on October 25, 2013
More than 50 companies on the S&P 500 paid a zero percent corporate tax rate over the past year.