johnhh - 10:10 pm on Dec 15, 2012 (gmt 0)
Google may have shot themselves in the foot with this one, it brings even more attention to the issue. It may be legal but is it right ?
What is forgotten is that they are also not paying US or local state taxes as well, causing closure of community services in parts of the US due to less state income, it's not just a UK issue.
I actually emailed Margaret Hodge pointing this out and mentioning another US company they missed.
Amazingly I actually got a reply - even though she had a Google email address :)
<added> have a newspaper article in front of me.. Beware of being deluded by Power</added>