PARIS (AP) 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 …
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 …
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, …
If Hollande succeeds, the top tax rate in France should amount to 70 percent. How high should the millionairestax be in Germany? Germany ranks at the low end in the international comparison in property- and inheritance …
In France, they may well get their wish. Unlike the U.S., where Warren Buffett’s Tax Pledge calling for higher taxes on millionaires and billionaires was met with stiff opposition from Republicans, France is leaning …
Paris - Sometime between the end of April and beginning of May, France will head to the polls to select the next president. One Socialist candidate is hoping to garner votes by proposing a 75 percent millionaires tax. …
A controversial tax of 75 per cent on the highest earners in France has been approved by the nation's top court. A key policy of President Francois Hollande, a new 'millionare's tax' will levied on companies that pay salaries …
Earlier this year, those on the political left were all agog over French economist Thomas Piketty's latest book "Capital in the Twenty-First Century". In the book, this socialist economist -- that which, in itself, is an …