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EC publishes full decision in Apple tax case

Monday 19 December 2016 | 14:31 CET | News
The European Commission has published the full text of its decision first announced in August ordering Ireland to recover EUR 13 billion in unpaid corporate tax from Apple. The advance tax agreements made with two of Apple's subsidies based in Ireland were found to violate state aid rules by allowing Apple to pay a tiny amount of tax and giving the US company an unfair advantage over other businesses. Apple as well as the Irish government have filed court appeals against the decision. The Commission said there was no justification for Ireland to give the "selective treatment" to Apple, while

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