United Airlines Sued Over Alleged Tax Dodge
The airline is accused of running a "sham" fuel office in Illinois to avoid millions of dollars in state taxes.
Found more than 1 month ago on channel Sky News
United Airlines "sham" office saves carrier tens of millions on fuel taxes: lawsuit
Chicago-area agency charges carrier has tiny office in rural town to get around tens of millions in taxes; United: Office is legal
Found more than 1 month ago on channel CBS
Chicago-area RTA: United running 'sham' business
CHICAGO -- A transportation agency plans to file a lawsuit Monday alleging that United Airlines is falsely claiming to buy huge amounts of jet fuel out of a small, rural Illinois office that doesn't even have a computer to avoid paying tens of millions of dollars in taxes in Chicago, where the purchases are allegedly being made....
In Giant Japanese IPO, Focus Is on Small Investor
The main underwriter of Japan Airlines' $8.5 billion IPO is sending young salespeople to find prospective buyers in places ranging from doctors' offices to schools. In the U.S., big institutional investors dominate such offerings while in Japan, mom-and-pop investors typically get the lion's share of a deal.