Billionaire fortunes have shriveled a bit over the past year. Billionaire power hasn’t.
Report: “Extreme Wealth: The growing number of people with extreme wealth and what an annual wealth tax could raise”
An annual wealth tax on the world’s richest could raise $1.7 trillion globally.
Marc Steiner spoke with Chuck Collins and Kalena Thomhave about their new IPS report on the 13 US states that the worst enablers of billionaire wealth hiding.
The case for taxing the rich gets an unexpected boost.
Over 150 millionaires delivered a statement to the World Economic Forum, calling on Davos attendees to take on wealth inequality.
If global oligarchy ‘business as usual ’ survives the Ukraine war, the rest of us will end up big losers.
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.
Omar Ocampo joins Harrison’s Reality Check to discuss a modest annual tax on the world’s richest, and what we could accomplish with that revenue.
A new analysis by the Fight Inequality Alliance, Institute for Policy Studies, Oxfam, and Patriotic Millionaires found a shocking rise in global wealth among the world’s richest people despite deepening inequality during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new joint report from Fight Inequality Alliance, Institute for Policy Studies, Oxfam, and Patriotic Millionaires details what can be funded by simply taxing the rich.
The wealthy rob governments of at least $200 billion a year in lost tax revenues. It’s time to force them to pay up.
The land of the free and the home of the brave has become a tax haven for the vile and the vicious.