It’s Time to (Actually) Tax Amazon, Facebook, and Google

A global minimum tax rate is a boon for economic equality

Jared A. Brock
Jun 14 · 6 min read
Jeff Bezos seated in a chair with the Amazon logo behind him.
Image credit: Financial Times

It was called the Double Irish with a Dutch Sandwich. Before Google went public, it wanted to find a way to avoid paying taxes, so it hired a team of lawyers and accountants to restructure the California-based company.