Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan poses for pictures with the Irish 2015 budget outside the government buildings in Dublin
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Irish budget: Michael Noonan is to abolish 'Double Irish' tax structure

The Irish finance minister has said he is abolishing the controversial "Double Irish" tax structure.

It has allowed large multinational firms like Facebook to legally shift huge profits from Ireland to countries that are considered tax havens.

BBC Business Editor Kamal Ahmed reports.

  • 15 Oct 2014
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