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Seven big US companies paid more to CEOs than in federal taxes: study

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 05:50
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Boeing said its 2013 global tax bill was US$1.6b, though all but US$5m was deferred.
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Citigroup said it paid more than US$3b in payroll taxes in 2013.

Washington

SEVEN of the 30 largest US corporations paid more money to their chief executive officers last year than they paid in US federal income taxes, according to a study released on Tuesday that was disputed by at least one of the companies.

Amid talk in Washington about