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Apple wins appeal against EU ruling on Irish tax base

Wednesday 15 July 2020 | 12:04 CET | News
Ireland has won an appeal against the European Commission's decision that the country gave Apple illegal state aid through advance tax rulings. The EU's General Court upheld the appeal brought by Ireland and Apple and said the Commission had not shown Apple was given an unfair advantage over other businesses. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / European Commission
Countries: Europe / Ireland
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