News: Bosch enriched itself at employees' expense?

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Bosch enriched itself at employees' expense?

According to a Financial Express report, an Indian techie has filed a lawsuit against Bosch, a German multinational engineering and electronics company, alleging that the firm compelled Indian employees in the US to pay their tax refunds back to it.

According to a Financial Express report, an Indian techie has filed a lawsuit against Bosch, a German multinational engineering and electronics company, alleging that the firm compelled Indian employees in the US to pay their tax refunds back to it.

In a lawsuit filed through national plaintiffs' law firm Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP ("Lieff Cabraser"), Indian national Suraj Kamath charged that Bosch unjustly enriched itself by requiring all of its non-US citizens employees to pay to Bosch federal and state tax refunds the employees had received while working in the US, the report added.

The tax refund amounts sought by Bosch totaled in the tens of thousands of dollars for many employees.

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