Reply to post: Re: Ok but how much tax is fair?

Silicon Valley Scrooges sidestep debt to society through tax avoidance to the tune of $100bn

Tom 38 Silver badge

Re: Ok but how much tax is fair?

Otherwise US corporations would still be shovelling all their UK-made profits back home and not being subject to UK tax.

It's worth pointing out that this is not a one-way street, the UK gets a lot of tax income from FTSE-100 companies that make most of their profits abroad. The UK arm of BHP paid £4bn in taxes last year, and don't do much mining in the Cotswolds.

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