March 10 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc:
* Caterpillar says the IRS has challenged Caterpillar’S taxes for years 2007 – 2012
* "We disagree with the IRS’ position, have cooperated for requests for information"
* "Believe that we are compliant with tax laws and stand by our financial reporting"
* "Company was not contacted by the government nor the author prior to the report being obtained by the media" Further company coverage: