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21 hrs ago | USA Today

Tax inversions allow firms to avoid state taxes

American companies that merge with foreign competitors to lower their federal taxes also cut their state taxes, leaving states to mostly watch helplessly as their tax revenue drains away.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 18, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Shareholder files suit against MedtronicShareholder files suit...

Shareholder files suit against Medtronic Claim: 'Reverse merger' will result in substantial loss.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Star Tribune

White House poses new hurdle for Medtronic-Covidien deal

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew this week urged the finance committees of both chambers of Congress to push legislation that restricts the ability of U.S. corporations to move their headquarters abroad to lower their tax bills.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Covidien

Forbes.com

Mylan Joins Stampede For Foreign Deals, Headquarters, Tax Savings

Go foreign, young man. If Horace Greely could update his iconic line, it would not be to go west, but to do inversions.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

American Thinker

Company run by daughter of Dem senator moves to Europe to escape US corporate tax

US taxation of corporate profits is the highest in the world, and hobbles American companies competing on world markets, thereby costing American jobs.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Schafer: Medtronic follows tax trail pioneered by Tyco

Had it not been for a notorious American executive named L. Dennis Kozlowski, the merger deal that would move Medtronic 's headquarters to Ireland might not be happening.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

5 of the Best Performing Medtech Firms of 2014

During the first half of 2014, several of the medical device companies with the greatest stock price gains were M&A targets.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Allergan, Biotech

Business Journal

GE Healthcare shuffles Milwaukee-area execs after Medtronic hirings

Steve Gray led the GE Healthcare CT business as it spent hundreds of millions of dollars developing a next-generation computed tomography unit that the company calls "Revolution."

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Business Journal

Medtronic discloses Minnesota job cuts

The eliminated positions are in Fridley, the headquarters for its corporate functions and neuromodulation business, and in Mounds View, where its cardiac rhythm disease management and structural heart divisions are based.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star Tribune

Medtronic deal could sting for long-time shareholders

Bloomington retiree Jim Furber considers Medtronic Inc. a great asset to the state and says he's thankful for the company's growth and stock appreciation over the years.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies, Minnesota

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Freshnews

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Abbott Laboratories, Medtronic,...

Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Abbott Labs, Abbott Laboratories

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sys-Con Media

People With Type 2 Diabetes Achieve Superior Outcomes With Insulin...

As an example of its commitment to improving clinical outcomes for all people with diabetes, Medtronic, Inc. today announced the results of the global OpT2mise trial, which included eight participating centres in Canada.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Medtronic, Diabetes, Medical Equipment, Health, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Forbes.com

Ex-Dividend Reminder: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Medtronic and Mack Cali Realty

Bristol-Myers Squibb will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.36 on 8/1/14, Medtronic, will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.305 on 7/25/14, and Mack Cali Realty will pay its quarterly dividend of $0.15 on 7/11/14.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Biotech, Real Estate, Bristol Myers Squibb, Mack Cali Realty Corporation

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Star Tribune

Supreme Court won't block Medtronic liability case

Medtronic wanted the case thrown out based on a legal concept that severely limits the ability to sue for injuries caused by devices approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies, US News, US Supreme Court

Seeking Alpha

Medtronic Covets Covidien, But It Could Do So Much Better

At Covidien's current EBITDA and growth rate, this $43-billion investment will take ~6-7 years to recuperate for Medtronic.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Star Tribune

New report calls Twin Cities tax climate 'competitive'

The announcement earlier this month by Cardiovascular Systems Inc. of a new $30 million headquarters and research facilities in New Brighton didn't get much attention, amid a lot of expansion in a booming Minnesota economy.

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Related Topix: Minnesota, KPMG International, Financial Services, Accounting, Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

Benzinga

Medtronic Announces Crystal Af Trial Showed Insertable Cardiac...

Medtronic, Inc. , today announced results from the CRYSTAL AF Clinical Trial have been published in The New England Journal of Medicine.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

Business Journal

Medtronic could save $4 billion in taxes with Covidien acquisition

The Medtronic Inc. headquarters building stands in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S., on Monday, June 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Kyphon, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

WWTC-AM Eagan

Merger Could Save Medtronic $4.2B In U.S. Taxes

Medtronic stands to save three and a half to four-billion dollars it otherwise would send to Uncle Sam in taxes if the merger with Covidien is approved.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Covidien

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

Medtronic's $43B deal brings more than tax savings

The headlines last week surrounding Medtronic Inc.'s $42.9 billion merger agreement with Covidien plc were mostly about Medtronic's 'tax inversion' strategy.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Ireland, World News,

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