Sources: The New York Times, The New York Times
quote: I know I use ALL deductions possible to not pay taxes.
quote: Do you ever here anybody, or any company, say that they want to pay the govt as much taxes as they can?
quote: We set up the game, We gave them the loopholes and the deductions, and then when the companys use them to NOT pay as much taxes as we THINK they should we get mad about it.
quote: The only sources of productivity in a corporation are individuals.
quote: Businesses pay 15% of all profit earned, regardless of where.
quote: The Internal Revenue Service improperly assessed the so- called ticket tax, an excise tax on payments made in exchange for air transportation, NetJets said in its complaint in federal court in Columbus, Ohio, dated Nov. 14.NetJets seeks a refund and abatement of the ticket tax. The company claims in its suit that Congress intended the tax to apply to passengers who use commercial or charter aircraft owned by others.“The ticket tax was not intended to apply to private aircraft owners and the fees they pay to maintain and operate their aircraft,” NetJets said in the complaint.NetJets also claimed that the IRS didn’t provide any guidance about the types of fees for which the company would have to collect the ticket tax from passengers.
quote: Apple claims it has been playing by the rules
quote: Apple also pays an enormous amount of taxes which help our local, state and federal governments.