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WWLP Springfield
EU rules Apple must pay up to $14.5B in back taxesBRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits
EU rules Apple must pay up to $14.5B in back taxes
WWLP Springfield / Posted a minute ago
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest. EU Competition... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level i
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level in a year-and-a-half in July, in signs that the vote to leave the EU had a cooling effect on the housing market. Some 60,912 mortgages with a total value of £10.4 billion... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax dealTech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion)
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax deal
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted a minute ago
Tech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) bill after European chiefs found it had a sweetheart tax deal in Ireland. In a landmark ruling following a three-year investigation, Competition Commissioner Margrethe... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
EU: Apple Must Pay Up to $14.5B in Back TaxesThe European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 b
EU: Apple Must Pay Up to $14.5B in Back Taxes
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 minutes ago
The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest. EU Competition Commissioner... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax billIreland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's t
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax bill
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 3 minutes ago
Ireland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's top regulator ruled on Tuesday. The tax ruling is by far the biggest the European Union has ever made regarding a single company, and it could spark a huge transatlantic... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level i
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 minutes ago
The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level in a year-and-a-half in July, in signs that the vote to leave the EU had a cooling effect on the housing market. Some 60,912 mortgages with a total value of £10.4 billion... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax dealTech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion)
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax deal
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 minutes ago
Tech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) bill after European chiefs found it had a sweetheart tax deal in Ireland. In a landmark ruling following a three-year investigation, Competition Commissioner Margrethe... Read more
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The Hindu
EU orders Apple to pay $14.5 billion tax to IrelandIreland’s Finance Minister Michael Noonan says he would seek approval from the
EU orders Apple to pay $14.5 billion tax to Ireland
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Ireland’s Finance Minister Michael Noonan says he would seek approval from the Cabinet to appeal the ruling to European courts. E.U. antitrust regulators ordered Apple on Tuesday to pay up to €13 billion ($14.5 billion) in taxes to the Irish... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level i
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
The number of mortgage approvals made to home buyers fell to its lowest level in a year-and-a-half in July, in signs that the vote to leave the EU had a cooling effect on the housing market. Some 60,912 mortgages with a total value of £10.4 billion... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax dealTech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion)
Apple and Ireland vow to fight £11bn bill from EU over 'illegal' tax deal
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 minutes ago
Tech giant Apple has vowed to overturn a record 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) bill after European chiefs found it had a sweetheart tax deal in Ireland. In a landmark ruling following a three-year investigation, Competition Commissioner Margrethe... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Commissioner rules Apple liable for €13bn in back taxesRuling says company received illegal state aid The European Commission has con
Commissioner rules Apple liable for €13bn in back taxes
techcentral.ie / Posted 5 minutes ago
Ruling says company received illegal state aid The European Commission has concluded that Ireland granted undue tax benefits to Apple which amounted to illegal state aid, because it allowed the company to pay substantially less tax than other... Read more
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International Business Times
The Witcher 3's Game of the Year Edition launches alongside patch 1.30CD Projekt Red is releasing a brand new patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, alo
The Witcher 3's Game of the Year Edition launches alongside patch 1.30
International Business Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
CD Projekt Red is releasing a brand new patch for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, alongside the open-world action RPG's Game of the Year Edition that launches for PS4, Xbox One and PC. The Witcher 3's update 1.30 will address a wide range of technical... Read more
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International Business Times
Former EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso under fire for taking Goldman Sachs jobJose Manuel Barroso, the former president of the European Union commission, has
Former EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso under fire for taking Goldman Sachs job
International Business Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Jose Manuel Barroso, the former president of the European Union commission, has come under fire for joining Goldman Sachs, with over 75,000 people signing a petition calling for him to forfeit his EU pension. Barroso, who led the organisation for a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax billIreland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's t
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax bill
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 minutes ago
Ireland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's top regulator ruled on Tuesday. The tax ruling is by far the biggest the European Union has ever made regarding a single company, and it could spark a huge transatlantic... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
EU: Apple Must Pay Up to $14.5B in Back TaxesThe European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 b
EU: Apple Must Pay Up to $14.5B in Back Taxes
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 minutes ago
The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S. technology company, plus interest. EU Competition Commissioner... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Futures Flat, Global Stocks Higher As Dollar Resumes RiseUntil the announcement moments ago by the EU that Apple have been ordered to pa
Futures Flat, Global Stocks Higher As Dollar Resumes Rise
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
Until the announcement moments ago by the EU that Apple have been ordered to pay up to €13 billion in illegal tax benefits, the quiet overnight market had been focused on the upcoming comments by Stanley Fischer, who is set to give a Bloomberg TV... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Apple says will appeal EU tax rulingBRUSSELS: Apple vowed Tuesday (Aug 30) to appeal an EU ruling ordering it to pa
Apple says will appeal EU tax ruling
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 minutes ago
BRUSSELS: Apple vowed Tuesday (Aug 30) to appeal an EU ruling ordering it to pay a record €13 billion in back taxes in Ireland, saying the decision would harm jobs and investment in Europe. "We will appeal and we are confident the decision will be... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Fed's Fischer Speaks, Says Rate Decision Not "One And Done" As He "Takes Markets Into Account"The most anticipated Fed speaker of the day, and perhaps the week, was Fed vice
Fed's Fischer Speaks, Says Rate Decision Not "One And Done" As He "Takes Markets Into Account"
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
The most anticipated Fed speaker of the day, and perhaps the week, was Fed vice chairman Stanley Fischer, who caused ripples on Friday with his follow up speech on Friday, and who spoke moments ago on Bloomberg TV, although judging by the modest pick... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Apple Ordered To Repay $14.5 Billion In "Illegal" Tax Benefits, Stock Falls 2%As the FT reported first yesterday, the EU has judged that the Irish government
Apple Ordered To Repay $14.5 Billion In "Illegal" Tax Benefits, Stock Falls 2%
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
As the FT reported first yesterday, the EU has judged that the Irish government granted Apple "undue tax benefits" and moments ago the European Commission announced the size of the penalty when it ordered the tech giant repay up to €13 billion ($14.5... Read more
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The News and Star
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
The News and Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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The News and Star
£90,000 for west Cumbrian domestic violence projectA west Cumbrian domestic violence project which supports victims and perpetrato
£90,000 for west Cumbrian domestic violence project
The News and Star / Posted 9 minutes ago
A west Cumbrian domestic violence project which supports victims and perpetrators has been awarded nearly £90,000. The Freedom Project, which has been running for nearly 20 years, provides free one-to-one counselling and group programmes, offering... Read more
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News 8000
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax billIreland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's t
Europe hits Apple with $14.6 billion tax bill
News 8000 / Posted 9 minutes ago
Ireland must recover up to $14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple, Europe's top regulator ruled on Tuesday. The tax ruling is by far the biggest the European Union has ever made regarding a single company, and it could spark a huge transatlantic... Read more
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Fortune
Here's What You Need To Know About Apple's $14.5bn EU Tax BillThe European Union has just hit Apple with a recordbreaking tax bill of €13 bil
Here's What You Need To Know About Apple's $14.5bn EU Tax Bill
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
The European Union has just hit Apple with a recordbreaking tax bill of €13 billion ($14.5 billion) plus interest, after finding that Ireland granted the company illegal state aid over many years. The decision, made by the European Commission’s... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe Republic's tax inspectors have been told to recover the unpaid billions. "
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Northern Echo / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Republic's tax inspectors have been told to recover the unpaid billions. "Member states cannot give tax benefits to selected companies - this is illegal under EU state aid rules," the commissioner said. "The Commission's investigation concluded... Read more
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Northern Echo
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015The Bank's figures showed consumer credit increased by £1.2 billion in July, co
Mortgage approvals at lowest level since January 2015
Northern Echo / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Bank's figures showed consumer credit increased by £1.2 billion in July, compared with an average of £1.6 billion over the previous six months. Within consumer credit, credit card lending increased by £479 million in July, down from £579 million... Read more
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birminghammail
Apple ordered to pay Ireland 13 billion euros after EU ruling on tax dealThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Apple ordered to pay Ireland 13 billion euros after EU ruling on tax deal
birminghammail / Posted 9 minutes ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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birminghammail
Personal plates sales break £100m barrierAnnual of personalised number plates have exceeded £100 million for the first t
Personal plates sales break £100m barrier
birminghammail / Posted 10 minutes ago
Annual of personalised number plates have exceeded £100 million for the first time, official figures show. A record 334,000 registrations were sold in 2015/16, according to the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA). This represents a 19 per... Read more
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SKY News
Apple Ordered To Pay €13bn In Irish TaxesApple faces the record bill after the European Commission (EC) ruled that a spe
Apple Ordered To Pay €13bn In Irish Taxes
SKY News / Posted 10 minutes ago
Apple faces the record bill after the European Commission (EC) ruled that a special scheme to route profits through Ireland was illegal state aid. The tech giant's tax arrangements enabled it to pay a tax rate of as little as 0.005% on its European... Read more
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express
Apple tax avoidance: How much is Apple worth and how much has the EU ordered it to pay?Apple has been ordered to pay back billions of euros in back taxes It comes af
Apple tax avoidance: How much is Apple worth and how much has the EU ordered it to pay?
express / Posted 12 minutes ago
Apple has been ordered to pay back billions of euros in back taxes It comes after the EU’s three-year probe into Apple’s Irish tax arrangements.How much is Apple worth? Just after the EU ruling today, Apple’s stock price was down 2.99 points to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BPI apologizes after drawing flak from clients on ATM updatesThe Bank of the Philippine Islands apologized on Tuesday after getting negative
BPI apologizes after drawing flak from clients on ATM updates
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 minutes ago
The Bank of the Philippine Islands apologized on Tuesday after getting negative reactions from clients regarding its recent warnings on losing access to their ATMs (automated teller machines) if they won’t update information requirements. “Last... Read more
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