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 small scale gold ...
BBC · 4y
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 — would be the place to ...
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, introduced in line ...
Canoe · 5y
(Newser) – French President Francois Hollande's controversial plan to levy a 75% tax on income above 1 million euro ($1.3 million) has been rejected by a constitutional council, reports Reuters. The tax had been set to go into effect in 2013, despite the ...
Newser · 5y
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 the French ...
While you were sleeping Hollande found another way to tax the rich. When courts told the French president ... May we direct your attention to France. China’s status as a low-cost labour market is ending. Workers sniff at pay raises less than …
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. The measure ...