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French President Emmanuel Macron.

A new bill would force Netflix, Amazon, and other streaming services to put 25% of French revenue into funding French cinema

France is reportedly finalizing a bill that would make streaming services like Netflix put 25% of their French-generated revenue toward local cinema.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the second richest man in the world.

Amazon tried to remove a Seattle City Councilmember and lost. Here’s how she describes taking on and defeating one of the world’s biggest ...

Amazon spent hundreds of thousands trying to defeat Seattle politician Kshama Sawant, who's openly critical of the tech giant, but she won reelection.
John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer.

The UK Labour party wants to tax Amazon, Facebook and Google to fund a $25 billion plan for free, high-speed internet for the whole country

The policy — which as yet has few specifics — is one of several major nationalisations promised by Labour as it heads for a December general election.
Markets tell a different story to polling.

Goldman Sachs says Elizabeth Warren’s tax plan will cut S&P 500 earnings by 11%

The Wall Street giant said Warren and other contenders' plan to reverse Trump's tax cuts would cut corporate profits on a per share basis.
Benioff built a $6.5 billion fortune after founding software developer Salesforce.

Billionaire Marc Benioff is asking for higher taxes on America’s wealthiest people — and he’s just the latest in the chorus of ultra...

Marc Benioff now joins the likes of George Soros, Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio, and Eli Broad in asking for higher taxes on America's 1%.
Warren Buffett wrote in 2011 that he paid 17.4% of his income in taxes, less than all of his employees.

American billionaires paid less in taxes in 2018 than the working class, analysis shows — and it’s another sign that one of the biggest pr...

In 2018, billionaires paid 23% of their income in federal, state, and local taxes, down from 50% in 1980, according to Saez and Zucman.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai (left) and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Silicon Valley is losing its war against paying tax on big-tech revenues

Countries such as France have been pushing for stricter rules that would force the tech giants to pay more tax.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Tech moguls like Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg would lose billions under Elizabeth Warren’s tax plan

Senator Elizabeth Warren's tax plan requires billionaires to pay a small percentage of their net worth on an annual basis.

Deutsche Bank just said it has tax returns tied to a Trump probe. Here’s what we know about Trump’s ties to Deutsche Bank.

Trump broke years of custom in refusing to reveal his tax returns as a presidential candidate. His relationship to Deutsche Bank goes back decades.
A woman is suing Vancouver, Canada, over a $249,000 vacancy tax for leaving her $24.9 million mansion empty.

A multimillionaire’s wife is suing after the city of Vancouver charged her $249,000 for not living in her $27 million mansion

She bought a sprawling mansion on Vancouver's "Billionaire's Row" in 2015. It's been left empty amid a severe housing crisis, prompting vacancy taxes.