The Washington Senate committee’s hearings into Apple’s tax affairs last week heard that American multinationals might have up to $1.9 trillion lod(...)

Boston Scientific: the actual tax the group was legally obliged to pay was lower for a number of reasons, including “different tax rates on overseas earnings”, according to the accounts. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Image

An Irish holding company of US medical products group Boston Scientific paid $60 million (€40 million) in corporation tax on profits of $1.4 billio(...)