Debate Over Corporate Tax 'Inversions'

Michiel Herkemij (L), CEO of D.E Master Blenders 1753, a global coffee and tea business, accompanied by Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte (C) and CEO of Euronext Cees Vermaas, celebrate after sounding the bell during the opening of trading on the European markets of NYSE Euronext in Amsterdam, on June 12, 2012. The company split from U.S.-based Sara Lee Corp so it could begin trading in Amsterdam. - TOUSSAINT KLUITERS/AFP/GettyImages

Michiel Herkemij (L), CEO of D.E Master Blenders 1753, a global coffee and tea business, accompanied by Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte (C) and CEO of Euronext Cees Vermaas, celebrate after sounding the bell during the opening of trading on the European markets of NYSE Euronext in Amsterdam, on June 12, 2012. The company split from U.S.-based Sara Lee Corp so it could begin trading in Amsterdam.

TOUSSAINT KLUITERS/AFP/GettyImages

Debate Over Corporate Tax 'Inversions'

A growing number of American companies are re-incorporating overseas for lower tax rates. But critics say it’s a loophole that ends up costing taxpayers. Join us for debate over IRS rules for U.S. companies.

A growing number of American companies are re-incorporating overseas for lower tax rates. But critics say it’s a loophole that ends up costing taxpayers. Join us for debate over IRS rules for U.S. companies.

Guests

Edward Kleinbard

professor of law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law; author of the forthcoming book: "We Are Better Than This: How Government Should Spend Our Money" (October 2014)

Chris Edwards

economist and editor of DownsizingGovernment.org, Cato Institute.

John McKinnon

staff reporter, The Wall Street Journal

Rep. Sander Levin

Democratic U.S. congressman, representing Michigan's 9th District; he's the ranking member of the House Ways and Means Committee.

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