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 …
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, …
French actor Gerard Depardieu left his home country to avoid what he described as a severe increase in income taxes, drawing a storm of criticism from France and fellow citizens. Accordingly, Schiller said, high-profile millionaires are …
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 …
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 …
Millionaires represent the ... Republicans now want to make these tax breaks for the wealthy permanent, perhaps to guarantee embellishments to their ornate villas in Italy and alpine chateaus in France We must extinguish once and for …
This past week, President Obama tried to sell his new “millionairestax” 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 — A little over a year ago, some of the most prominent and wealthy executives in France signed a petition seeking higher taxes on themselves ... private equity managers and others who are millionaires, or want to become …
Flush French are fleeing the new government's attempts to repair France's public finances by increasing taxes... Among the controversial proposals in the 2013 draft budget is a 75% tax rate on salaries higher than $1.3 million, up from less …