Taxes and death are inevitability, but that doesn’t mean you can’t prepare for both! Taxes effect you almost every day in the form of sales tax, every year in the form of income tax and even at death with the estate tax.
I can't figure out why the media and the masses are angry with Apple for legally not paying additional taxes. I am not an Apple guy (for a few reasons), but I think planning for income taxes is a fantastic move on their part. You have no patriotic duty to pay more taxes than what is legally mandated so why would Apple? One of my favorite quotes from law school on the subject is from Judge Learned Hand (yup, real name) in Helvering v. Gregory (1934), Anyone may arrange his affairs so that his taxes shall be as low as possible; he [...]