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The Silver Wheaton (SLW) tax bill: The Canadian tax people have a point here

Oh, a late night news release classic from SLW here which can be boiled down to "we got slapped with a very big tax bill".

So, let's compare the tax paid by SLW in the last few years to a similar company, Franco-Nevada (FNV). Here's how FNV has been paying The Man...

...and that looks fairly normal to me. And here's how Silver Wheaton thinks it can treat the taxman...

...which looks more like the way Bain Capital or Amazon works its books.

Naughty naughty, Randy. Pierre pays his dues, so why don't you?