Bezos fired back later Friday with a separate tweet claiming that there is no connection between inflation and corporate tax.
“I do not believe any company, I do not care how big they are, Lord Almighty, absolutely should be in a position where they do not pay taxes and earn billions and billions and billions of dollars,” Biden said. who then ran as a presidential candidate.
Earlier, in the tax years 2017 and 2018, Amazon’s financial records showed that they did not owe money in income tax, and rather expected to receive a tax refund from the federal government.
– CNN’s Chris Isidore and Brian Fung contributed to this report.