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#apple tax

# apple-tax - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Debate Room: We should take Apple's €13 billion to halve housing lists

The European Commission announced last week that it is taking Ireland to the European Court of Justice for failing to recover €13 billion of tax due from Apple.

# apple-tax - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

The EU is taking Ireland to court over its failure to recover €13 billion from Apple

The government said it is “extremely disappointed” by the move.

# apple-tax - Thursday 14 September, 2017

How much has Ireland's Apple tax appeal cost so far? Over €3.6 million and counting

The government has spent €1.7m on legal fees this year alone.

# apple-tax - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Ireland is looking for someone to hold onto the €15 billion from Apple's tax bill

The State is appealing the bill but will still need to collect the money first.

# apple-tax - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'Our rights were breached': Here's how Apple will fight the EU's €13bn Irish tax ruling

The tech giant has been ordered to hand over the huge sum for illegal state aid.

# apple-tax - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Ireland spent €440k on a report defending Apple months before the EU's scathing tax ruling

But European officials said the unsolicited report from PwC ‘misinterpreted’ the relevant rules.

# apple-tax - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Ireland is expected to get 'large majority' of Apple's €13 billion unpaid tax bill

Margrethe Vestager added the deadline for Apple to deposit money into an escrow account has passed.

# apple-tax - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Apple boss Tim Cook will NOT be coming to Leinster House

Cook was invited to speak before the Oireachtas Finance Committee.

# apple-tax - Monday 19 December, 2016

Poll: Is the Government right to appeal the Apple Tax ruling? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is the Government right to appeal the Apple Tax ruling?

Today the EC will publish the legal rationale for the €13 billion penalty for unpaid taxes it applied to Apple at the end of August.

# apple-tax - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Revenue has begun calculating the tax owed to it by Apple if Government appeal fails

Sinn Féin’s David Cullinane said Revenue chief Niall Cody’s appearance at the PAC raised more questions than answers.

# apple-tax - Monday 19 September, 2016

Margrethe Vestager, scourge of Apple, is going after more multinationals

Late last week, 185 American CEOs asked German chancellor Angela Merkel to intervene in Vestager’s €13 billion Apple tax ruling.

# apple-tax - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

MEPs laugh at Jean-Claude Juncker when he says Europe is fighting tax evasion

Earlier, Fine Gael MEP Brian Hayes said: “Changing the rules, however appalling [they are], is not smart.”

# apple-tax - Monday 12 September, 2016

'I've got my mojo back': Enda Kenny is moving on from a tough few months

The Taoiseach has also given his thoughts on THAT John Halligan interview.

# apple-tax - Friday 9 September, 2016

FactCheck: How much do multinationals actually contribute in taxes?

FactCheck looks into a set a claims made over the airwaves and in the Dáil in the past week.

# apple-tax - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Sinn Féin's new billboard says Fine Gael is 'playing for the wrong team' over Apple

The party is having a pop at the government over the Apple tax appeal.

# apple-tax - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Dáil approves government plan to appeal Apple tax ruling

The Taoiseach said it’s not true Apple was provided with more favourable treatment than others companies in terms of taxes.

The Taoiseach went on the US news to defend the Apple tax appeal

Sweetheart deals are “not the way we do business here,” he said.

TDs are coming back from their summer holidays early to talk about the Apple tax ruling

TDs are back in the Dáil today to discuss the government’s decision to appeal the European Commission’s Apple tax ruling.

# apple-tax - Monday 5 September, 2016

The Apple tax ruling is being talked about at the G20 summit in China

Jean-Claude Juncker has defended the decision after attacks from the US

# apple-tax - Sunday 4 September, 2016

FactCheck: Is Apple really the "largest taxpayer in Ireland"?

The company’s CEO Tim Cook made the claim this week, and Michael Noonan repeated it. We checked it out.

Micheál Martin on Apple tax: "We believe an appeal is essential"

The Fianna Fáil leader says “certainty” around Ireland’s tax policy is vital.

# apple-tax - Friday 2 September, 2016

The Apple ruling has ruined some weekend plans for some Oireachtas workers

Voting and sound systems within the Dáil chamber have to be upgraded.

'Cruel promises made to the Irish people that Apple's billions would go to hospitals'

Members of the Independent Alliance said it would back the appeal in order to keep the government in power.

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime Apple Tax This post contains videos

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime

The Dáil will be recalled next to vote on the Government’s decision to appeal the Apple ruling.

From The Daily Edge Greystones is getting an immense tree carving 'in honour of Apple's €13bn' Forbidden Fruit

Greystones is getting an immense tree carving 'in honour of Apple's €13bn'

Carver John Hayes is hard at work.

# apple-tax - Thursday 1 September, 2016

FactCheck: How many people actually work for foreign companies in Ireland?

We heard all kinds of numbers from several politicians this week. FactCheck gets to the truth.

"The Irish government has done absolutely nothing wrong" - Tim Cook

The Apple CEO has come out swinging since yesterday’s decision by the EC to bill his company €13 billion for unpaid Irish taxes.

# apple-tax - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Taoiseach spoke to Apple CEO before bombshell tax announcement

The Dáil could be recalled after Cabinet members fail to agree on Apple ruling appeal

# apple-tax - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge How Much Of Apple's €13bn Do YOU Deserve? Quiz

How Much Of Apple's €13bn Do YOU Deserve?

We all want a piece.

Other EU countries could claim a portion of Ireland's €13 billion in back taxes from Apple

Vestager said other EU countries can try to prove some of Apple’s profits funnelled through Ireland were based on sales in their territories.

# apple-tax - Monday 29 August, 2016

Explainer: Why doesn't the government want Apple to cough up extra taxes?

For the government, it’s all about appearances.