Multinationals should refrain from tax avoidance practices and pay their fair share of taxes, the head of euro zone finance ministers said on Saturday, in a new endorsement to the European Union fight against tax dodging.
A group of independent lawmakers in Ireland's government want their coalition partners to commit to reviewing how tax is collected from multinationals before it considers appealing an EU ruling against tax dealings with Apple.
Jaitley was applauded for deferring to the Bombay High Court verdict in another Vodafone case; he would now be pilloried for locking with foreign companies again
"MNCs which are acquiring domestic firms have spent less than one percent of their total sales in R&D in India. They are doing only clinical trials in India and not actual drug development work,"