Big Business, Tiny Taxes
Did you feel the pinch when you had to cough up money for the tax man this year? Plenty of hugely successful companies didn't — or even got refunds — despite raking in billions. The 19 businesses listed here from an analysis by the Center for American Progress are just the companies in the Fortune 100 with the tiniest (or nonexistent) tax bills — other profitable businesses, like Salesforce and Netflix, also paid next to nothing. Here's a primer on what these corporations paid, if anything, and what they earned in the U.S. in 2021.