Caterpillar Inc.

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Senator Says Caterpillar Avoided Billions In Taxes

Executives from manufacturing giant Caterpillar Inc. are heading to Capitol Hill to explain what one senator calls an aggressive strategy to avoid paying billions of dollars in U.S. taxes.


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Caterpillar Inc. Drops Boys Scouts

The company’s move wasn’t directly tied to the recent Boy Scouts decision to continue to bar homosexual adults from roles within the organization while allowing openly gay children to be scouts.