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Stories with subject: Corporate taxes
  • $160B deal to combine Pfizer and Allergan raises outcry story has photos
    Updated: Nov-23-15 4:57 pm

    A $160 billion deal announced Monday to merge Pfizer and Allergan and create the world's biggest drug company renewed the outcry in Washington over "inversions," in which U.S. corporations combine with companies overseas to lower their tax bill.

  • Pfizer, Allergan in deal talks to create drug giant story has photos
    Updated: Oct-29-15 5:19 pm

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Pfizer and Botox maker Allergan are discussing a potential deal that could be the biggest of 2015, a year marked by a rapid-fire pace of megadeals, particularly in health care.

  • No jail for you: Couple dodge prison in log homes tax fraud 
    Updated: Oct-28-15 3:12 pm

    PITTSBURGH - A couple who used the actor who portrayed the "Soup Nazi" in "Seinfeld" to publicize their high-end log homes business avoided prison and instead will each serve two years' probation for trying to dodge more than $79,000 in federal income taxes.

  • Chief financial officer indicted in probe of Bristol utility 
    Updated: Oct-27-15 11:57 am

    ABINGDON, Virginia - The chief financial officer of the Bristol Virginia Utilities Authority has been indicted on tax and fraud charges stemming from a federal investigation.