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Here's Another Reason to Avoid Tax Avoidance

January 22, 2019

A year ago, a paper in the American Accounting Association journal The Accounting Review featured a surprising finding: CEOs are at increased risk of losing their jobs not only if their companies pay much more than their peers in taxes, but also if they pay much less. Now, a study in the current issue of the journal may very well reinforce that inhibition. The research finds that the complicated ploys that often characterize aggressive tax planning sow uncertainty and even confusion not just about companies’ taxes but about the basics of their operations and finances, with resultant negative outcomes. Read more at CFO.com.