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A lack of transparency by Apple and the Chinese government makes it difficult to know how much the company pays in taxes in China, but it could be very little

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
pple's tax practices have come under heavy scrutiny around the world, and the company appears to be paying far less than the standard corporate tax rate in China of 25 percent.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.