Remember Options Backdating? Nissan Gets Caught Using a Very Old CEO Pay Trick

After more of than a year of one corporate scandal after another–faked emissions tests, claimed improper payments, executive financial misconduct, and even arrests–Nissan may face yet another problem. CEO Hiroto Saikawa reportedly received a bump to a stock-based bonus when the company’s board rescheduled by a week the date it the shares were priced. The […]

How These Fortune 500 Companies (Legally) Paid $0 In Taxes Last Year

When it comes to tax day, many big American corporations have a powerful message: We’ll pass. Of the Fortune 500 companies that have already filed their 2018 taxes, 60 were profitable and yet avoided all federal income tax, according to an ITEP analysis released on Thursday. The total U.S. income of the 60–which ITEP reports […]