Well, I guess you W2 folks will just have to kick in a little more. Maybe Apple can stash money around the world but we know EXACTLY where YOU live.
As for your argument, that would depend on the monetary system in place if the people needed taxed or not for revenue purposes. One thing is always true however. The government might very well have the power to levy taxes, but that does not mean or imply that I do not have the right to find ways around them.
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Lets have more and more companies do this and see how the debt does. Until they cut useless costly socialist like programs, as many as possible should avoid all the taxes they can. In fact, lets just start seeing more and more companies just packup and leave due to over-taxation to support the lazy.
Be sure to work hard and get lots of overtime. People on welfare want more steaks and free upgrades to smart phones with unlimited data packages.
Here is the deal, profits made overseas are not taxable unless they are brought into the US in some way. If Apple maintains those funds in overseas subsidiaries, they are only subject to taxes within the country they are made in or sold in. Thats the law. Thats ALWAYS been the law.