Australian tax authorities believe that Google underpaid taxes
Australian tax office (Australian Taxation Office, ATO) believes that Google is underpaid taxes in the country, has issued a corresponding order. Google intends to challenge the validity of the tax.
The episode with Google — only part of the ATO’s efforts aimed at obtaining from the seven international corporations unpaid taxes totaling $ 1.5 billion.
Although ATO does not name the company, which addressed the requirements, the local unit of Google said that he had received the document and intends to appeal it. Google sure not to violate the tax laws of Australia. What amount the ATO requires Google — unknown. The parties declined to comment on the situation.