Newsletter: Feb. 9, 2010

As tax season approaches, we would like to suggest some actions you can take to make this tax day a time to mobilize for fairness. Last week, the President released his budget with some important provisions, but we are already […]

The faces of tax fairness

As tax day approaches, Wealth for the Common Good wants to encourage political leaders and the voting public to take a closer look at our tax code. The effective tax rate paid by the wealthiest Americans, as compared to the […]

Newsletter: Jan. 19, 2010

Happy new year from Wealth for the Common Good! We’re starting 2010 with the launch of a new campaign: Business and Investors Against Tax Haven Abuse. Please sign the petition calling on policymakers to end tax dodging and support a […]

Newsletter: Nov. 20, 2009

Hello friends, Progressive taxes are back in the news this week, with a new Associated Press poll showing support for taxes on upper-income Americans to pay for health care. Fifty-seven percent of respondents said they favored a tax increase for […]

German wealth for the common good

A group of wealthy people is circulating a petition calling for higher taxes for themselves. Sound familiar? This particular group is based in Germany, and it is asking the government to impose a 5% wealth tax on the 2.2 million […]