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Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks with a senator during a break in his testimony at a Senate homeland security and governmental affairs investigations subcommittee hearing on offshore profit shifting and the U.S. tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Apple Inc's chief executive officer defended the company's tax record during a Senate hearing where lawmakers said the maker of iPads, iPods and Mac computers kept billions of dollars in profits in Irish subsidiaries to avoid U.S. taxes.  He was joined by Apple's Head of Tax Operations Philip Bullock ®  and CFO Peter Oppenheimer (L).

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks with a senator during a break in his testimony at a Senate homeland security and governmental affairs investigations subcommittee hearing on offshore profit shifting and the U.S. tax code, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Apple Inc's chief executive officer defended the company's tax record during a Senate hearing where lawmakers said the maker of iPads, iPods and Mac computers kept billions of dollars in profits in Irish subsidiaries to avoid U.S. taxes. He was joined by Apple's Head of Tax Operations Philip Bullock ® and CFO Peter Oppenheimer (L).