Corporation tax accounted for 21  per cent of all taxes collected by Revenue in 2020. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The Government’s dependence on large multinationals for tax revenue intensified further as a result(...)

Facebook’s European headquarters at  Grand Canal Square, Dublin. “The direct contribution of foreign multinationals to the economy comes in the form of their wage bill and the corporation tax that they pay on the profits earned in Ireland.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

(...). Foreign multinationals have long been a key feature of the Irish development model. Going back to the 1960(...)

European Commissioner in charge of economic and financial affairs Pierre Moscovici. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA

Major changes to the way multinationals report their activities in the European Union are to be(...)

Irish development strategy. It has proved successful, with a large number of foreign multinationals(...)

President Barack Obama: A central plank of his budget is a proposal to raise more than $500 billion by imposing a once-off 14 per cent tax on an estimated $2 trillion hoarded by US multinationals offshore.

President Barack Obama’s targeting of future foreign earnings of US multinationals and past hoarded(...)

U.S. President Barack Obama. His proposals face little chance of passing the Republican-led Congress.

US multinationals in countries such as Ireland voluntary in budget negotiations with Republicans(...)