business corporate responsibility

How Google avoids paying tax

‘Don’t be evil’ was the watchword for Google when it founded, but they’re not above a little tax avoidance. The company dodged a massive $3.1 billion between 2007 and 2009, using a couple of well known revenue shuttling strategies.

This is a snippet from a large infographic here, which you should check out. It includes Mitt Romney’s techniques too.


  1. What utter nonsense. If the US government permits this, that’s their prerogative. I don’t know why they do, to be honest.

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