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New revelations about the Nike founder’s tax-dodging schemes raise questions about his charitable giving.
The veteran tax attorney unraveled Nike founder Phil Knight’s tax avoidance schemes for a recent Bloomberg investigation. He sits down with Chuck Collins to explain how this is possible under existing tax law — and what should change.
Proposals in play to pay for the ambitious public investment plan could help reverse skyrocketing wealth inequality.
Sen. Wyden’s billionaires income tax tapping those huge returns could raise big revenue to fund President Biden’s Build Back Better investment plan.
Proposals on the table to pay for the Build Back Better Act could rein in offshoring, excessive CEO pay, and wasteful stock buybacks.
Aging and disabled Americans — and the workers who care for them — have a huge stake in federal budget negotiations.
The wealthy rob governments of at least $200 billion a year in lost tax revenues. It’s time to force them to pay up.