Denmark Pursues $1B Tax Bill Stemming From Microsoft's 2002 Purchase of Navision

March 4 2013

According to a new report from Danish user-funded media outlet DR,  Microsoft still owes the people of Denmark 5.8 billion Kroner, or about $1 billion, dating back to its 2002 purchase of Navision, the basis for its Dynamics ERP and CRM software line.

According the article, the Danish tax authorities are in negotiations with Microsoft and the US tax authorities on the matter.

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