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Business Accouting on Taxation: Transfer Pricing

In a multi-state business where the firms sell products to other firms for the same price, how can transfer pricing be best structured in order to minimize state income taxes?

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If you are selling to a related party or to divisions within the same firm, you can use transfer pricing to create profits in the lowest tax rate state and reduce or eliminate profits in the higher tax rate states. For example:

New York: 9% ...

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