Apple has won a landmark court battle over its €13 billion tax bill in Ireland, a defeat for European regulators’ attempts to clamp down on some sweetheart tax arrangements in the trading bloc. The European General Court annulled a decision made by regulators in 2016, which had claimed Apple and Ireland’s taxation regime had breached Europe’s State Aid rules. Regulators said Apple owed Ireland...
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The social and racial homogeneity of the venture capital industry has long been a source of frustration for entrepreneurs and investors alike. In recent years, this frustration has boiled over into a full-fledged movement, with a growing chorus of voices arguing that venture capitalists are destroying value by overlooking founders from swaths of the population including women, people of color...
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