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Duffy voted Brighton's player of the season as Ireland U19 Connolly bags best young player
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Duffy voted Brighton's player of the season as Ireland U19 Connolly bags best young player

Apr 29th 2019, 1:24 PM 6,914 Views 10 Comments

The Derry man has been a colossus at the back for Brighton this term.

Two years after the 'double Irish' was shelved, Google used it to shift billions to Bermuda
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# Startups And Tech

Two years after the 'double Irish' was shelved, Google used it to shift billions to Bermuda

Nov 29th 2018, 4:21 PM 1,368 Views 0 Comments

However the search giant says it has since paid tax on the offshore profits in the US.

How often is the 'Single Malt' tax loophole used? The government is finding out
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How often is the 'Single Malt' tax loophole used? The government is finding out

Nov 15th 2017, 3:54 PM 22,344 Views 15 Comments

Paschal Donohoe has asked officials to look into the ‘Single Malt’ after a report indicated that it could become the new ‘Double Irish’.

Why this tech CEO says low tax deals were the 'best thing in the history of the Irish economy'
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# Tell It Like It Is

Why this tech CEO says low tax deals were the 'best thing in the history of the Irish economy'

Aug 29th 2015, 8:15 AM 13,102 Views 33 Comments

This week we chatted with the head of US software company Nitro – and he didn’t hold back.

Apple could be forced to pay 10 years of back taxes to Ireland
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# A Big Bite

Apple could be forced to pay 10 years of back taxes to Ireland

Apr 30th 2015, 10:46 AM 20,817 Views 103 Comments

And it’s worried that could take a big bite out of its bottom line.

Tax breaks are here to stay... but only for companies with BIG ideas
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# Corporation Tax

Tax breaks are here to stay... but only for companies with BIG ideas

Jan 14th 2015, 10:09 AM 5,397 Views 9 Comments

With the closing of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole, the government want to introduce a ‘Knowledge Development Box’.

The Briefcase: A Northern Ireland tax showdown, Nama plans and UTV everywhere
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The Briefcase: A Northern Ireland tax showdown, Nama plans and UTV everywhere

Dec 7th 2014, 8:46 AM 11,939 Views 8 Comments

This was the week in business.

'We have made mistakes in the past' - Michael Noonan talks taxes
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# Mea Culpa

'We have made mistakes in the past' - Michael Noonan talks taxes

Dec 2nd 2014, 5:28 PM 11,170 Views 43 Comments

But he says Ireland has been “caught in the crossfire” of sniping between the EU and US multinationals.

Juncker now wants to end tax loopholes his country rubber-stamped for years
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# Horse Bolted Etc

Juncker now wants to end tax loopholes his country rubber-stamped for years

Nov 13th 2014, 3:35 PM 11,501 Views 18 Comments

The European Commission president was happy to talk up his work luring multinationals when he was Luxembourg’s premier.

Double Irish? Peh, global brands used Luxembourg to avoid billions in tax
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Double Irish? Peh, global brands used Luxembourg to avoid billions in tax

Nov 6th 2014, 8:10 AM 12,030 Views 46 Comments

Pepsi, IKEA and Irish multinational Glanbia all took advantage of secret deals.

Remember Bono said he helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland? Well, he did
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# Double Irish

Remember Bono said he helped bring Google and Facebook to Ireland? Well, he did

Oct 30th 2014, 12:12 PM 22,466 Views 38 Comments

He has connections, and the IDA uses them.

The number of billionaires in the world doubled during the global crisis
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# Extreme Inequality

The number of billionaires in the world doubled during the global crisis

Oct 29th 2014, 7:30 PM 12,718 Views 54 Comments

If the richest three people spent $1 million every day, it would take 220 years to run out of money.

Bruton: No, I'm not in America because I'm nervous about the death of the 'Double Irish'
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# Be Cool

Bruton: No, I'm not in America because I'm nervous about the death of the 'Double Irish'

Oct 28th 2014, 9:35 AM 10,647 Views 24 Comments

It’s all good, says the Jobs Minister.

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the 'Double Irish' tax loophole
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# Corporation Tax

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the 'Double Irish' tax loophole

Oct 25th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,334 Views 63 Comments

He is also meeting over 17 companies in a hope to drum up some jobs in Ireland.

With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year
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With a little help from Ireland, Facebook paid no UK tax last year

Oct 22nd 2014, 6:31 PM 9,393 Views 17 Comments

It made an estimated £371 million in revenue in the region in 2013.

The Briefcase: Big pharma, the price of power and a little thing called the Budget
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The Briefcase: Big pharma, the price of power and a little thing called the Budget

Oct 17th 2014, 5:25 PM 10,113 Views 14 Comments

This was the week in business.

US pharma giant's €43 billion deal with Ireland-based firm could be off the table now
# Bye Bye Money
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# Bye Bye Money

US pharma giant's €43 billion deal with Ireland-based firm could be off the table now

Oct 15th 2014, 9:53 AM 14,416 Views 29 Comments

AbbVie is rethinking its merger with Dublin-headquartered Shire after changes to tax “inversion” rules.

The Double Irish is dead, long live the 'knowledge-development box'
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# R.I.P. Double Irish

The Double Irish is dead, long live the 'knowledge-development box'

Oct 14th 2014, 6:11 PM 12,898 Views 5 Comments

But Michael Noonan says Ireland’s low corporate tax rate “never was, never has been” up for discussion.

Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist... Irish corporate tax defender?
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# Bononomics

Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist... Irish corporate tax defender?

Oct 13th 2014, 9:15 AM 8,301 Views 62 Comments

The U2 frontman says Ireland’s tax affairs with companies like Apple have brought “the only prosperity we’ve known”.

Ireland has made the front page of the Financial Times again...
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# Hold The Front Page

Ireland has made the front page of the Financial Times again...

Oct 10th 2014, 7:31 AM 27,992 Views 46 Comments

… and yes, it’s because of the Double Irish loophole.

Enda Kenny: The 'Double Irish' tax loophole isn't our fault and we don't promote it
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# Talking Tax

Enda Kenny: The 'Double Irish' tax loophole isn't our fault and we don't promote it

Oct 2nd 2014, 11:46 AM 12,818 Views 46 Comments

The Taoiseach has been responding to criticism of Ireland’s tax regime by British Prime Minister David Cameron this week.

David Cameron is not happy with Ireland's tax regime - because he 'wants our jobs'
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# Tax Avoidance

David Cameron is not happy with Ireland's tax regime - because he 'wants our jobs'

Sep 30th 2014, 4:00 PM 27,377 Views 127 Comments

The British PM isn’t into the Double Irish

Here's what we know about the EU's claim that Ireland gave illegal State aid to Apple
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# Sweetheart Deal

Here's what we know about the EU's claim that Ireland gave illegal State aid to Apple

Sep 30th 2014, 11:19 AM 8,870 Views 28 Comments

They say that Apple was given an advantage over competitors.

Ireland denies giving illegal State aid to Apple as FT front page makes world headlines
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# Tax Avoidance

Ireland denies giving illegal State aid to Apple as FT front page makes world headlines

Sep 29th 2014, 2:20 PM 26,572 Views 99 Comments

The Department of Finance says that Apple has been “taxed fully” in Ireland.

OECD releases 'action plan' on tax evasion. Next step, another report
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# Taxing Times

OECD releases 'action plan' on tax evasion. Next step, another report

Sep 16th 2014, 10:54 PM 8,338 Views 12 Comments

Michael Noonan happy with the recommendations, particularly the bit about the digital economy.

The 9 at 9: Friday
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The 9 at 9: Friday

Mar 7th 2014, 8:33 AM 8,971 Views 6 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know today as we head towards the weekend.

Column: Our lack of willingness to promote transparency is damaging developing countries
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# Opinion

Column: Our lack of willingness to promote transparency is damaging developing countries

Dec 18th 2013, 7:00 AM 63 Views 9 Comments

Ireland cannot give with one hand to developing countries while facilitating tax avoidance at the same time, writes Morina O’Neill.

How do Irish companies legally avoid paying billions in corporate tax?
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# Explainer

How do Irish companies legally avoid paying billions in corporate tax?

Dec 23rd 2012, 8:00 AM 18,202 Views 49 Comments

It’s all to do with a happy coincide of tax laws in Ireland, the Netherlands, the United States and Bermuda.

Green Party calls for corporation tax reform
# Corporation Tax
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# Corporation Tax

Green Party calls for corporation tax reform

May 23rd 2012, 5:17 PM 3,952 Views 37 Comments

The party urged the Government to close the ‘Double Irish’ loophole which it said enables companies to pay less than 12.5 per cent tax.

US authorities checked Google's overseas earnings: report
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US authorities checked Google's overseas earnings: report

Mar 22nd 2011, 8:50 AM 475 Views 0 Comments

Bloomberg says that US federal authorities have questioned the internet company about its overseas tax bills after it cut some $3.1bn from its US bill over three years.

Exploding tiger, crippled economy, boozing Biffo: Taiwan's take on Ireland's bailout
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# Double Irish

Exploding tiger, crippled economy, boozing Biffo: Taiwan's take on Ireland's bailout

Nov 30th 2010, 11:27 AM 6,180 Views 0 Comments

NMA TV – a Taiwanese animation studio known for its tongue-in-cheek news reporting – goes all out on Ireland.

Google orders up a 'Double Irish'
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Google orders up a 'Double Irish'

Oct 22nd 2010, 9:31 AM 337 Views 0 Comments

Tax loopholes mean the internet giant pays tax of just 2.4 per cent.