Overseas Earnings of Russell 1000 Tops $2 Trillion in 2013

A Spotlight on Permanently Reinvested Foreign Earnings Early this morning, the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Department of Homeland Security will hold a hearing on “Caterpillar’s Offshore Tax Strategy”. The purpose of the hearing is to examine the “structures and methods employed … Continue reading

R&D Tax Credit Set to Expire – Analysis of Effective Tax Rates

Emily Chasan of the CFO Journal recently reported that investors are being warned about the impending expiration of the longstanding research and development (R&D) tax credit. We put together a brief analysis of average effective tax rates, comparing companies with R&D … Continue reading