Illinois Public Interest Research Group
The figure comes from the Illinois Public Interest Research Group, which complains that federal tax law allows companies to set up subsidiaries in tax havens such as Bermuda or the Cayman Islands.
Contaminated food makes 48 million Americans sick every year and costs over $77 billion in aggregated economic costs.
The Illinois Public Interest Research Group says closing the loopholes would even the score when it comes to paying taxes.
Fundamental disagreements in President Obama’s home state over how to govern the Health Benefits Exchange required by the nation’s health care overhaul threaten efforts to get it up and running.