Next Move Is Uncertain After Caterpillar Foreign-Tax Probe

Ichniowski, Tom
April 2014
ENR: Engineering News-Record;4/14/2014, Vol. 273 Issue 15, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports on Senator Carl Levin's investigation on the overseas tax policies of heavy-equipment company Caterpillar Inc. Topics discussed include the Senate Homeland Security Committee's permanent subcommittee report noting the total amount allocated by Caterpillar in non-U.S. profits to a Swiss unit from 2000 to 2012, the amount of deferred U.S. taxes on its earnings and Caterpillar and its tax adviser PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP's (PwC) defense of their actions and the tax strategy.


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