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How Prevailing Corporate Law Corrupted Etsy’s Heroic Purpose

Etsy sold its soul for a lower corporate tax rate. Etsy forfeited its opportunity to be the global leader in corporate governance and business as a force for good when it availed itself of clever Irish tax strategies to reduce its overall corporate tax rate.  By transferring its intellectual property to an Irish subsidiary, Etsy will reduce its tax rate on future profits derived from… [Continue reading this post]