Apple Goes Tax-free in New Zealand - TMO Daily Observations 2017-03-20

· Jeff Gamet · The Mac Observer's Daily Observations Podcast

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Apple is a master of making profits, and an expert and keeping its money out of government hands. Bryan Chaffin and Jeff Butts join Jeff Gamet to offer their thoughts on Apple’s tax practices in New Zealand and other countries.

Apple Pays Zilch in New Zealand Taxes on $4.2 Billion in Sales

· Bryan Chaffin · The Back Page

Apple with a big pile of money

Apple paid roughly zip to New Zealand Inland Revenue—that country’s taxing authority—over ten years, even while selling $4.2 billion in merchandise in the country. The practice is scrupulously legal—and therefore OK in the eyes of many. Bryan Chaffin, however, doesn’t think it’s right.