Starbucks to open 1,500 more cafes in the US
Starbucks says this is due to a complex process where its taxable profits in the U.K. are calculated after royalties paid to its European headquarters in the Netherlands have been deducted.
Following criticism in the U.K. parliament and a campaign by protest group U.K. Uncut, Starbucks said this week that it was reviewing its tax approach.
AP reporters Jill Lawless and David Stringer contributed to this report from London
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