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Spanish tax inspectors raid Google's Madrid HQ

Thursday 30 June 2016 | 16:02 CET | News
Spanish tax investigators have raided Google's Madrid headquarters just a month after the company's Paris offices were searched in a tax probe, reports Reuters, citing a brief statement by Madrid's High Court. In response, Google reiterated that it fully complied with fiscal legislation in Spain, as in all other countries where it operated, and that it was cooperating with authorities on the matter. Last month's raid of Google's Paris HQ was part of a probe into aggravated tax fraud and organised laundering of the proceeds, with the company facing similar investigations elsewhere in Europe.

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Companies: Google
Countries: Spain
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