Apple, Ireland Balk at EU's Bill for Back Taxes


Apple and the government of Ireland are fighting what some view as a European Union tax grab. The two recently filed a formal appeal of the EC’s decision ordering Apple to pay nearly $14 billion in back taxes, based on its finding that Ireland had given Apple several illegal tax breaks. The commission this summer found that Ireland had allowed Apple to determine its tax based on the activities of its subsidiary firms, Apple Sales International and Apple Sales Europe, which are incorporated in Ireland.

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Windows 10’s free upgrade expires very soon and you really ought to download it

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Microsoft’s free upgrade to Windows 10 will expire soon — we still recommend you grab your free copy and activate it, even if you don’t intend to keep or use it.

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Killer Deals: Apple's current 15" MacBook Pro for $1,749, 12.9" 128GB iPad Pro in Gold for $849, Mac mini for $429

Article Image For the next 6 days only, grab Apple’s current 15″ MacBook Pro for $1,749 (Mid-2015), 128GB Gold 12.9″ WiFi iPad Pro (Late 2015) for $849, and Mac mini (Late 2014) for $429. Plus there’s 1 day left for a $749 11″ MacBook Air and $869 13″ MacBook Pro. All with no tax outside NY.

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Killer Deals: Apple's 13" MacBook Air for $869, 11" MacBook Air for $749, and 21" iMac HD for $949

Article Image For the next 6 days only, readers can grab the lowest prices we’ve seen all year on Apple’s current 11-inch MacBook Air (Early 2015), 13-inch MacBook Air (Early 2015), and a well-equipped 21.5-inch iMac (Late 2013). All include free expedited shipping and no tax outside NY.

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Killer Deals: Apple's 13" MacBook Pro (2.7GHz, 8GB, 256GB) for $1,329; 128GB iPad Pros for $869

Article Image For only 3 more days, AI readers can grab the lowest prices ever offered on a pair Apple’s most popular 13″ MacBook Pros or pick up a 128GB iPad Pro for $869. Both ship free with no sales tax outside NY.

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Killer Deal: $320 off Apple's Mid 2015 15" MacBook Pro (2.5GHz 16GB 512GB M370X)

Article Image For the next 4 days, AI readers can grab the lowest price of the year on Apple’s high-end MacBook Pro model MJLT2LL/A at just $2,179 with free shipping, a free notebook stand, and no sales tax for customers who live outside NY.

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5 Day Deals: $50-$80 off all iPad Pros and $170-$320 off Apple's hottest MacBook Pros

Article Image For the next five days, AppleInsider readers can grab the lowest prices of the year on Apple’s most popular 13″ and 15″ MacBook Pros, $50 off all 32GB iPad Pros, and $80 off all 128GB iPad Pros; plus free shipping and no tax in 49 states.

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Last Call: Apple's high-end 21" iMac HD for $1,299 with free Beats by Dre & free 1TB WD My Passport

Article Image There’s just 1 more day to grab a free pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Solo2 headphones and a free WD My Passport portable hard drive with the purchase of a new Mac. With this deal, Apple’s Late 2015 21″ iMac HD (2.8GHz, 8GB, 1TB) with both items comes out to $1,299 with free shipping and no tax outside NY.

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Killer Deal: $100 off Apple's high-end iMac 5K plus free Beats by Dr. Dre & free 2TB WD My Passport

Article Image 2 Days Left: Grab Apple’s new 27″ iMac 5K (3.3GHz, 8GB, 2TB, M395) for $2,199 ($100 off) and get a free pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Solo2 Luxe Edition (Silver) headphones and a free 2TB WD My Passport drive and no tax outside NY. Or get cash discounts, free AppleCare and a free Canon AIO AirPrint printer on a wide assortment of other configurations.

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Killer Deal: Apple's high-end 15" MacBook Pro with free Beats by Dr. Dre & free 2TB WD My Passport

Article Image There’s just a few more days to grab cash discounts, a free pair of Beats Solo2 Luxe Edition (Silver) headphones, and a free 2TB WD My Passport drive with the purchase of Apple’s 15″ MacBook Pro (2.5GHz, 16GB, 512GB, M370X). Or choose from 15″ MacBook Pro bundles cash discounts, free AppleCare, and a free Canon AirPrint-ready AIO printer.

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Buy a Mac and get a free pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Solo2 headphones & free WD My Passport drive

Article Image For the next 6 days only, you can grab a free pair of Beats by Dr. Dre Solo2 On-Ear Headphones (Luxe Edition, Silver) and a free Western Digital My Passport portable drive with the purchase of some of Apple’s most popular MacBooks and iMacs.

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Deals: $100 off WiFi iPad Pros; 13" MacBook Airs with free Apple Super Drives & 50% off AppleCare

Article Image This week, readers can grab the lowest prices anywhere on all of Apple’s current generation 13″ MacBook Airs bundled with 3 full years of AppleCare extended protection, and also snag a free Apple Super Drive, free shipping, and no sales tax in 48 states with each order. Plus the biggest discounts yet on WiFi iPad Pros.

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Killer Deal: Get a free 32GB Apple TV with 15" MacBook Pros, 21" iMac 4Ks and 27" iMac 5Ks

Article Image This week, AI readers can use exclusive coupons to grab a free 32GB Apple TV in addition to cash discounts with the purchase of all current 15″ MacBook Pros, in addition to dozens of popular 21″ iMac with Retina 4K display and 27″ iMac with Retina 5K display configurations.

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Killer Deal: Free AppleCare & Canon AirPrint Printer with all 27" iMac with Retina 5K display configs

Article Image Shoppers in the market for a 27″ iMac with Retina 5K display this month can grab a free AppleCare extended protection plan, a free Canon PIXMA all-in-one AirPrint printer, and free shipping, with the purchase of all possible Late 2015 iMac 5K configurations. Plus no sales tax for customers in 48 states.

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Deals: Apple's 15" MacBook Pros with free AppleCare, free Canon AirPrint Printer, and up to $90 in cash discounts

Article Image Readers shopping for a current 15″ MacBook Pro this month can not only grab free AppleCare protection plans and a free Canon PIXMA AirPrint-ready printer, but additional cash discounts of up to $90 with free shipping and no tax in 48 states. What’s more, this deal is now instant and no longer requires a mail-in-rebate.

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Deals: Free Apple TV plus instant discounts on 15" MacBook Pros, 21" iMac 4Ks and 27" iMac 5Ks

Article Image AppleInsider readers this week can use exclusive coupons to grab a free 32GB Apple TV in addition to cash discounts with the purchase of all current 15″ MacBook Pros, in addition to dozens of popular 21″ iMac 4K and 27″ iMac 5K configurations.

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Deals: Free AppleCare with 13" MacBook Pros, $299 42mm Apple Watch, Maxed-out 13" MacBook Air for $1,249, 15" MacBook Pro for $1,699

Article Image While supplies last, grab a 13″ MacBook Pro with AppleCare for $999, a 42mm AppleWatch for $299, a maxed-out 13″ MacBook Air for $1,249, a Mid-2015 15″ MacBook Pro for $1,699, or free AppleCare with 13″ MacBook Pros.

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Shopping on a budget: iPads & Apple Watches under $300, MacBooks and iMacs under $1000, and Gifts under $100

Article Image Don’t see the need for a pricey iPad when you can grab one for $199 or $250? Looking to spend less than $800 for a 2015 MacBook? Have you been waiting for Apple Watch prices to fall? Then this price-conscience Cyber Week shopping roundup may be worth a glance.

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