PARIS - France's Constitutional Council gave the green light on Sunday to the government's controversial 'millionaire tax', to be levied on companies that pay salaries of more than 1 million euros ($1.38 million) a year. The measure, …
Such rates are far higher than those proposed by the controversial Buffett Rule in the US, which would force anyone making over $1 million to pay at least 30 percent of their income in taxes. France will also increase taxes on banks …
France's Constitutional Council gave the green light on Sunday to the government's “millionaire tax", to be levied on companies that pay salaries of more than €1 million ($1.55 million) a year. The measure, introduced in line with a …
A controversial French tax to be levied on companies that pay salaries of more than 1 million euros ($1.55 million) a year has been approved. France's constitutional council gave the green light to the temporary but controversial "millionaire
France's highest court on Saturday blocked a move by Francois Hollande's socialist government to impose a 75pc tax rate on people earning over €1m (£820,000), calling it unfair. The constitutional court said the controversial wealth tax
France may need to worry about people leaving the country ... It is over that sort of time horizon that the true effects of the Millionaire Tax will be felt. It is therefore inappropriate to try to divine too much from the most immediate reactions alone.
PARIS -- It was supposed to force millionaires to pay tax rates of up to 75 per cent: "Cuba without the sun," as described by a critic from the banking industry. Socialist President Francois Hollande's super tax was rejected by a court, …
If millionaire tax migration were going to happen anywhere, France — a country under actual socialist rule, with a government that proposed a 75 percent tax on high-earners and has shown active hostility to business interests — …
France's constitutional council has given President Francois ... The levy is set to affect income earned this year and in 2014. The 'millionaire tax' could affect more than 450 companies and several football clubs, and could raise more than …
PARIS – It was supposed to force millionaires to pay tax rates of up ... trying mightily to undo the damage to France’s image in international business circles. The tax of 75 percent on income earned above €1 million ($1.22 million) was …