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New York Times Outs Apple, Enemy of the People, on Tax “Sidestep”

Robert97 Wrote: Apr 30, 2012 7:47 AM
Apple is not a monopoly - there are many other smart phones, tablets, etc. But Apple makes very popular products.

So it’s come to this: If you’re a successful technology company that employs 47,000 people in the U.S. along with supporting the employment of another 257,000 jobs domestically at other companies, that’s not enough.

It’s not enough that according to a company study published in the New York Times, your operations “have generated almost $5 billion in federal and state income taxes, including income taxes withheld on employee stock gains, making [you] among the top payers of U.S. income tax,” in the first half of 2012 alone.

For the folks playing at home, income taxes are THE taxes that...

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