The budget, approved by France’s cabinet on Friday, said that the creation of a new 75 percent tax on millionaires and higher marginal tax rates on high earners would raise some 530 million euros next year. The lowering of the threshold …
This past week, President Obama tried to sell his new “millionaires’ tax” to the Rust Belt ... That might have been true in pre-revolutionary France, where the nobility was exempt from most taxation (and why so many were subject to a brief ...
PARIS (Reuters) - France's Constitutional Council gave the green light on Sunday to a 'millionaire's tax', to be levied on companies that pay salaries of more than 1 million euros ($1.38 million) a year. The measure, introduced in line with a …
Once taxes exceed 50%, people become extremely offended that half of their money is going to the government, says Peter Megoudis, a partner at Deloitte LLP. French movie star Gérard Depardieu, for example, was so offended by …
Hillary Clinton called for a new “fair share surcharge” tax of 4 percent on multi-millionaires Tuesday ... tax that kicks in at a far lower income threshold. Taxpayers in France are charged an extra 4 percent there on earnings above $542,000 per ...
A skewed situation, which even for many wealthy seems prohibitive. So they are now demanding, in our profile, higher taxes on wealth - and to lower those on work." Social-Democratic Chancellor Werner Faymann has proposed a …
self-doubt gripped France. The beloved French actor Gerard Depardieu—who recently played Obelix, an even more beloved French comic book character—announced he was moving to Belgium because President Francois Hollande had …
That is why today I am calling on Albany to pass a millionaire’s tax to support the MTA,” de Blasio said. “We need a millionaire ... saying Bourdain was in France working on an episode of his award-winning series "Parts Unknown."
The four candidates – Susan Lamb (Longman), Ali France (Dickson), Anika Wells …
The protests were seen as the expression of growing frustration nation-wide with the escalating tax burden on businesses and households. Taxes have risen 70 billion euros (96 billion dollars) in the past three years, as France battles to shrink …