Burger King may have found the way to have it their way catch up with McDonald’s lower its tax rate. Miami-based Burger King has announced it will acquire Canadian doughnuts and coffee staple Tim Horton’s for $11.4 billion, USA Today reports. Show More Summary
The new slogan “Be your way” was part of a Burger King Proud Whopper project. Is it actually what the company believes, or is this corporate lip service? read more
By Orange Peel Investments: In our previous article about the Burger King (NYSE:BKW)/Tim Hortons (NYSE:THI) deal, we laid out our reasoning to get behind the deal and why we thought it was a good move on both companies parts. One ofShow More Summary
Yorktown Heights, N.Y.: Burger King wants to move their headquarters to Canada to escape the high U.S. taxes that have been created by the Obama administration, to help pay for the unpopular Obamacare, also known as the Unaffordable Care Act.
By William Cowie: Canada's National Post gives us this summary of the pertinent numbers pertaining to the proposed Burger King (NYSE:BKW) merger with Canadian-based Tim Hortons (NYSE:THI). (own highlights added) The math is startlingly simple (and surprisingly overlooked): Mr. Show More Summary
Burger King has agreed to purchase Tim Hortons, a Canadian food service chain, and has re-ignited the debate over "tax inversions." If Burger King...
If you were ridiculously worried that Burger King was packing up and taking its fast food empire to Canada, then you can breathe a sigh of relief. In case you haven’t heard, Burger King and Canadian donut peddler Tim Hortons are joining forces. Show More Summary
DAVID HARSANYI: The Left’s Ridiculous Burger King Freakout. I like the promises of a boycott from people who probably haven’t eaten at Burger King since they were 11.
Burger King has confirmed it will buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons for around $11 billion. The move has proved controversial, however, with Burger King confirming its intention to establish the new company's headquarters in Canada. Critics have...
Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other “Left, Right and Center” panelists looks at Russia’s continuous push into Ukraine, a possible price for passivity with ISIS, the tax logic or corporate betrayal of Burger King’s expatriation to Canada, and the coming of the Google drones.
SORTA LIKE WARREN BUFFETT AND BURGER KING: ObamaCare contract muddles Dem message on tax dodgers. The Obama administration is employing an ObamaCare contractor that was once based in the tax haven of Bermuda, even as it assails corporations for lacking the “economic patriotism” to pay taxes. Accenture was awarded a contract in January that’s now [...]
Burger King plans to merge with Canuck coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons and base the company’s headquarters in Canada, where it will enjoy the kind of reasonable corporate tax structure that
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Years before Burger King sized up a Canadian headquarters in a hunt for lower taxes, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden's investment firm was involved in a merger that moved an American pharmaceutical company to Ireland and significantly dropped its tax rate.
Burger King plans to merge with Canuck coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons and base he company's headquarters in Canada, where it will enjoy the kind of reasonable corporate tax structure that Democrats continue to obstruct here in the United States. Show More Summary
In a newly amended filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 3G Capital, managed by Jorge Paulo Lemann, disclosed that it entered into a voting agreement related to the merger between Tim Hortons Inc. (USA) (NYSE:THI) and Burger King Worldwide Inc (NYSE:BKW). According to the filing, 3G Capital holds 243.86 million shares of Burger King […]
I was just on HuffPostLive with Alyona Minkovski of HuffPost, Alex Pareene of First Look Media, and Lauren Lyster of Yahoo. We had a rollicking conversation about issues of the day, ranging from Burger King's tax inversion to Reason's millennials issue to President Obama's awful press conference yesterday. Take a look by clicking above or by going to the HuffPostLive site.
The merger with Tim Hortons provides Burger King with everything from incremental revenues to expansion scope, from tax savings to better menu resources. Even though it might not be enough to outpace the industry leaders, it might put them in a better position to shrink the gap. Show More Summary
After days of attacking Burger King for supposedly attempting to skip out on U.S taxes by moving its headquarters to Canada and merging with Canadian restaurant chain Tim Hortons, the liberal left are now claiming that the merger will be "disastrous" for rainforests. Show More Summary