For more info see, Microsoft’s tax avoidance schemes: national and in Washington State.
The Nation selected the Seattle Teachers Association as the MOST VALUABLE UNION: The Progressive Honor Roll of 2013. “When teachers at Seattle’s Garfield High School refused to administer the Measures of Academic Progress test to ninth graders in January—with support from parents, students, rank-and-file activists from Seattle Equality Educators and local NAACP leaders—they put the […]
First Known Bank Malfeasance of the Week: With the $25 billion attorneys general settlement, banks are supposed to reduce the principal and interest on thousands of mortgages that are in trouble. When they do this, they get credit towards their portion of the settlement obligation. Leave it to the banks, however, to find a way […]
JPMorgan Chase legally avoided paying taxes by moving profits to 83 offshore tax havens. by “Big Bank Tax Drain,” Report by Public Accountability Initiative for National People’s Action, March 2011 See also The 10 most corrupt tax loopholes/ Comments comments