E.U.'s Starbucks Probe Part Of Push Against Tax Evasion
An investigation into a tax deal Starbucks struck with the Netherlands is part of a wider push against tax evasion within the European Union.By Bram Sable-Smith | November 15, 2014
Starbucks is in hot water in Europe.
GEOFF CUTMORE VIA CNBC EUROPE: "The E.U. says the tax deal struck with Dutch authorities may be illegal, as the world's largest coffee chain faces criticism for unfair advantages."
Under a European Commission investigation, Starbucks could be forced to repay more than 10 years of back taxes in Holland.