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
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 …
PARIS — It was supposed to force millionaires to pay tax rates of up to 75 percent: "Cuba without the sun," as described by a critic from the banking industry. Socialist President Francois Hollande's super tax was rejected by a …
France’s Socialist president may save face with some supporters by resurrecting a 75% super-tax on million-euro salaries, but his plan to shift the levy from individuals to companies only alienated business leaders yesterday and …
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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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 — …
is today part of a sizable community of rich expatriate French driven out by the world's highest tax bills on wealthy citizens. The exodus continues: On average, at least one millionaire leaves France every day to take up residence in …
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.”
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, …