Amazon, founded by Bezos, has become one of the four largest network giants in the world (FANG). But Amazon has been exposed and accused by many times in the past. According to foreign media reports on the latest news, before the date of an institution's display in the Amazon, the United States Ohio hire employees, 10% belong to the low income food stamps.
Recently, the Trump administration in the United States has achieved the biggest tax cut reform for more than 30 years. At the same time, whether US companies will be able to treat employees after tax cuts will be able to improve their employees' living standards has aroused public concern.
According to the United States News website
But government statistics show that in August 2017, more than 10% of the employees hired by Amazon in Ohio have to rely on government food aid.
American research institutions
It is reported that the United States is facing people below the poverty line , providing
As a comparison, Amazon has received considerable benefits in Ohio. Since its opening of new facilities in 2015, it has received a total of 125 million dollars in tax preferences.
The research institute has counted some of the most famous companies that receive the largest number of food coupons, mostly restaurant chains and discounted retail stores. WAL-MART ranked first, with a total of 11560 employees receiving food stamps.
At the time of the media's evidence, Amazon was officially paying full-time employees to meet their daily wages.
A spokesman said Amazon's full-time employees in Ohio are starting to earn 14.5 to 15 dollars an hour, and Amazon will also offer bonus based on stock or performance. Amazon also provides comprehensive benefits, including health, vision, dentistry, maternity leave, child education, and other support.
A researcher said that for many years, Amazon had no entity in Ohio, which was deliberately intended to avoid paying taxes in some states of the United States. But in recent years, Amazon has changed its strategy and believes that it needs to provide faster delivery services to the American consumers. Therefore, the order distribution center has been started in the whole country. In the past two years, Amazon has built two delivery centers in Ohio.
It is reported that the Ohio state government won the Amazon project to the ground, and the Amazon's two facilities also received a $17 million tax discount.
It is worth mentioning that not long ago, Amazon announced publicly that the collection of the North American second headquarters landing city requires a large number of talents and convenient international airport facilities. Amazon will invest 5 billion dollars to create thousands of jobs.
A total of 238 cities in North America then bid, and cities and states launched attractive tax and subsidy schemes to win Bezos's
Although Amazon has achieved great success, it has been criticized and exposed by the media in the past. In 2015, the most authoritative New York Times in the United States had published an important report, exposing a lot of shocking inside. For example, in the Amazon, Pennsylvania, the environmental temperature is over 30 degrees, and the ambulance is ready to send the staff to the hospital outside. In addition, the superiors also encourage the staff to disclose each other. The rest of the staff stayed awake for four days.