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 …
This is difficult to track and quantify and has turned national tax authorities into …
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 ...
Brittain, a nurse who witnessed the horrors of the trenches in France and wrote vividly about her experience ... Americans, 90% of whom got screwed by the …
giving rise to a new class of millionaires, like Stephane Richard, CEO of France Telecom. France has also alienated the wealthy in the past with policies such as the ISF tax, or wealth tax, which was passed in 1989 by Socialist president …
Who wants to be a millionaire? - According to an estimate by the RBK ... whose income is now 230 times what it was in 2016 and who is currently being …
With the recent announcement by France’s Socialist president, François Hollande, of a tax plan to soak the rich, should Americans and others get ready for another French emigration, not of explorers but of entrepreneurs and other …