TITLE

Clinton's foreign tax crusade

AUTHOR(S)
Dentzer, Susan
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/30/92, Vol. 113 Issue 21, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes how firms manipulate transfer prices, as well as items like license fees for patented products, to keep profits at home or shift them to countries with lower tax rates, thereby cheating the US of an estimated $45 billion over the next four years. American multinationals shifting profits to tax havens like Ireland and Singapore; Calculations of losses by University of Michigan's James Wheeler; Striking a deal with the largest companies; Bringing reality to tax laws.
ACCESSION #
9211301886

 

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