Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has a strong opinion on almost every subject, especially politics. He’s also quite happy to share that opinion with anyone who will listen to or read what he has to say. Icahn’s comments this week on […]
Tag: Corporate inversion
A lot of eyebrows were raised when the news came out Wednesday that Pfizer had approached Allergan regarding the possibility of a merger. Allergan is based in Ireland, so there can be no doubt what Pfizer’s real intentions are in […]
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U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew in a speech Monday at the Tax Policy Center that the department will decide “in the very very near future” on how to stymie a recent upswing in the tax-motivated corporate inversions. The […]
According to tax lawyer Robert Wellen, a partner at Ivins, Phillips & Barker in Washington, the lack of information about the Treasury Department’s looming crackdown on the practice of corporate tax inversion is driving hedge funds into a tizzy. Wellen […]
Walgreen Company (NYSE:WAG) published a press release Monday, August 3rd, announcing the resignation of Chief Financial Officer Wade Miquelon. According to the company statement, Kraft Foods Group Chief Financial Officer Timothy McLevish will step in for Miquelon. Of note, Miquelon […]
The old saying goes “Nothing is sure but death and taxes,” but it seems some clever tax accountants and attorneys have found a loophole in the U.S. tax code that means they pay little to no tax on income generated […]