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Jerry Brown weighs in on Apple taxes, gets ire of the Irish
Jerry Brown weighs in on Apple taxes, gets ire of the Irish

Irish media are raising a fuss over Gov. Jerry Brown's comments on the Irish tax laws that shelter Apple from billions of dollars in U.S. taxes. "I don't know how you got to have Apple to have so much of their business in Ireland, we thought they were a Californian company," a reporter from the Irish Independent quoted Brown saying Friday evening at Enterprise Ireland, an event for Irish start-ups doing business in San Francisco. Among those speaking was the Irish prime minister. "When you look at their tax returns, they're really an Irish company ... it's called creative accounting," Brown was quoted as saying. The newspaper called it a...

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