WASHINGTON — The self-described Patriotic Millionaires who want the government to close its budget gaps with higher taxes on the rich think it’s ridiculous to expect wealthy people to just “tax themselves” and donate their extra money to the government. “The [...]
Today is the 10th anniversary of the Bush tax cuts passed in 2001. In observance of this day, we should raise taxes on millionaires and billionaires. A decade of these cuts cost our nation more than $2.5 trillion in lost [...]
The 2001 Bush tax cuts added $2.5 trillion to the national debt and disproportionately benefited the wealthiest households. Have we learned anything? Republican leaders in Congress have a one-point program for whatever ails the nation: cut taxes for millionaires and [...]
June 7 marks the 10th anniversary of the 2001 Bush tax cuts. Over this last decade, these tax cuts have cost the nation $2.5 trillion in lost revenue. Almost 40 percent of the tax cuts went to the richest 1 [...]
Morris Pearl, Leo Hindery, and Dennis Mehiel speak to CBS Sunday Morning about raising taxes for the wealthy.
For Immediate Release: Contact: Jesse Beck at AGENDA PROJECT April 13th, 2011 212-481-8302 or firstname.lastname@example.org **** www.patrioticmillionaires.org Patriotic Millionaires Strike Again Millionaires to President, Reid and Boehner: “Increase our taxes NOW!” Signers include: Director Doug Liman [...]
Millionaires and billionaires have several options. They can: A. Do nothing except enjoy their wealth. B. Make an effort to position their money so that they avoid paying taxes. C. Continue working and investing, leveraging their wealth to become even [...]
Boston, MA, March 17, 2011–Wealth for the Common Good and The Agenda Project launched a letter this week with 15 inaugural millionaire signers to endorse the Fairness in Taxation Act, which would institute new, additional taxes for millionaires and billionaires. [...]