Government Bytes


The Late Edition: May 28, 2013


Today’s Taxpayer News!

NTU’s Pete Sepp voices concern over the lack of transparency in public-private partnerships between the investment branch of the CIA and various for-profit companies. Read the full story from CRN News.

In the wake of Apple’s talking-to last week over its tax practices, it’s worth taking a look at the rates companies pay in corporate income taxes. See this interactive graph from the New York Times indicating the taxes paid by S.&P. 500 companies from 2007 to 2012.

Congress had a productive weekend, forming four separate investigation teams to dig to the bottom of the IRS scandal, says the Daily Caller.