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'...Over the years, it has often been shown that what Bono says and what he does are two different things. In 2007, moved part of its multi-million dollar song catalogue from Ireland to Amsterdam just as their homeland ended a tax exemption on music royalties, to take advantage of the Netherlandsโ€™ low to non-existent tax rates for musicians.

Fine โ€” except in the ensuing years Bono (and his charity One) earned kudos for insisting countries, corporations and people pay taxes in pursuit of a fairer society. In 2011, Bono, 57, who, according to CNN has an estimated net worth of $590 million, further angered his countrymen when he espoused the values of Irelandโ€™s 12.5 percent corporate tax breaks...'

nypost.com/2017/11/11/the-hypo

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