So now President Hollande may have got his way, but what does it mean for France? And, in the first of a series on the future of the media we look at good old short wave radio. We also hear why falling gold prices could spell disaster for …
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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, …
In France on Monday to be honored with that nation’s Commander of the Arts award, the wisecracking star of the Die Hard films took a very public swing at Socialist President Francois Hollande’s controversial 75 percent “millionaire’s tax.”
The French government says it will press ahead with plans for a new 75 per cent tax rate on millionaires after it was struck down ... aimed at making the ultra-rich contribute more to tackling France's budget deficit. The move was welcomed by …
French president Francois Hollande suffered a major political blow over the weekend when his flagship policy to heavily tax the very rich was struck down ... over France's tax-evading budget minister is threatening to engulf Hollande's …
Well, for Depardieu, it comes down to taxes. Under President Francois Hollande, France has been weighing a proposal for a 70 percent marginal tax rate on millionaires. Russia, on the other hand, offers a flat, 13 percent tax. Now, moving to …
This worked so well for France that Belgium had a real estate boom with the new tax on millionaires was announced. And New Jersey learned that millionaires have a tendency to leave when confronted with higher taxes. But Illinois? Well, per …
PARIS (Reuters) - 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 (837 thousand pounds) a year. …