Italy opens tax probe on GOOGLE managers...
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Prosecutors are investigating five managers at Alphabet Inc's Google as part of a probe into allegations the firm evaded taxes worth 227 million euros ($257 million) in Italy, investigative sources said on Thursday. Meanwhile, tax authorities in some countries, including Italy, are also trying to use existing tax rules to force companies to pay more tax on the profits generated by sales in their countries. In response to a request for comment on the investigation, Google said in a statement, "Google complies with the tax laws in every country where we operate.