(NaturalNews) American pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. for years held offshore accounts in Bermuda to hold patents for two of its drugs, and then used the royalties from these patents as tax deductions in the United States.
On Wednesday, the company agreed to pay $2.3 billion to the Internal Revenue Service, settling a three-year tax evasion dispute.
• In addition to being sued by the IRS, Merck has been sued by tens of thousands of consumers over its anti-inflammatory drug, Vioxx. Merck is also the company behind the Texas HPV vaccination scheme that seeks to profit from injecting teenage girls with medically unnecessary pharmaceuticals.
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