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A Legal Can of Worms

There’s a proposal to change India’s tax laws regarding foreign acquisitions… going back, retrospectively, to April 1962. That’s probably before some of the people dealing with the consequences were even born. THE BACKSTORY I’ve been reporting here about the Vodafone … Continue reading

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Vodafone vs Indian Tax Department… Finally, a Win

So the saga seems to have ended. Vodafone’s foreign transactions were truly foreign, India’s Supreme Court says. That’s $2.7 billion the company doesn’t have to pay. Those who’ve been following this blog might remember the story. THE VODAFONE BACKSTORY Hong … Continue reading

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Vodafone vs Indian Taxes : The Continuing Adventures

Edited to Add (January 20, 2012):  Finally it’s done. Vodafone won. Edited to Add (28 July 2011):  Vodafone is still in battle. It’s created an escrow account for $2.5 billion — but says that if it loses, the actual bill … Continue reading

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