Just look at the quarterly report. I will make it easier on you, go to google finance, select aapl and goog. Select each one and go to financials. See the last quarter:Name, Income before tax, income after tax:Goog 4,047.00, 3,381.00 tax rate: 16.4%Aapl. 17,709.00, 13,072.00 tax rate; 26.2%Tell me were i am wrong. Compare to msftMsft 7,878.00 6,558.00 tax rate: 16.75%Yet apple is vilified. Every news about tax avoidance is about apple. Again, tell me were aim wrong.