The U.S. has recorded 1 million COVID deaths. In the time it took to reach that grim milestone, billionaire wealth is up $1.7 trillion.
The rich all over, not just Elon Musk, are flexing their muscle.
Northwestern professor Jeffrey Winters says he knows how to get billionaires to jump off the Forbes list of richest Americans.
America’s wealthiest, new ProPublica data suggest, may be even richer than we thought.
Fanboys of the richest person on Earth are spinning bogus tales that swell the Musk fortune and embellish his ‘genius.’
Federal estate tax has become porous and effectively optional for the wealthiest households.
The new White House budget plan echoes wealth tax perspectives over two centuries old.
How we can prevent the wealthiest of our wealthy from exempting virtually unlimited billions from tax.
Yes, we could ensure that our richest pay something in the neighborhood of their fair tax share.
The United States didn’t become a tax haven overnight.
While other EU countries have been increasing transparency and cracking down on kleptocratic capital, the U.S. is a laggard.
But it is not just Russian oligarchs that have been increasingly abusing charity for financial or political gain; U.S. oligarchs do it too.
Media Availability: Wealth Inequality Expert Speaking at SXSW About How Russian Oligarchs Hide Their Wealth in U.S. Tax Havens
Thanks to tax havens and tax loopholes, Russian oligarchs and other multi-millionaires and billionaires have succeeded in hiding massive amounts of wealth in the U.S.
Ending the tax-evading ways of Russia’s rich could be a giant step toward reining in oligarchy worldwide.
How the concentration of wealth is warping the giving sector, from our Charity Reform Initiative.