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Ireland fears UK tax competition

Tax breaks such as the patent box and lower corporation tax rate by 2015 could see the UK increase competition to Ireland for foreign investment.

Concern was raised in recent Financial Times article by Irish tax and business leaders that more companies like WPP and UBM advertisers will follow suit and relocate their global headquarters to London.

“I am seeing a lot more boots on the ground in the US from UK investment agencies and professional firms pushing Britain as a...


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