Trump is on trial for abusing his power – the Davos elites should join him | Robert Reich

While the Senate mulls his fate, the president plans to speak to world economic leaders every bit as impeachable as himAs the Senate debates Donald Trump’s future, chief executives, financiers and politicians will descend on Davos in the Swiss Alps for…

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Six tax-based ways to tackle US income inequality

Forget the wealth tax – there are many other easier ways to enforce policies more likely to land a Democratic presidentThree years ago, Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election triggered a search for explanations of what is still a shocki…

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New study deems Amazon worst for ‘aggressive’ tax avoidance

Transparency campaign Fair Tax Mark says big six tech firms have paid a fraction of tax rate for 10 yearsThe big six US tech firms have been accused of “aggressively avoiding” $100bn (£75bn) of global tax over the past decade.Amazon, Facebook, Google, …

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New study deems Amazon worst for ‘aggressive’ tax avoidance

Transparency campaign Fair Tax Mark says big six tech firms have paid a fraction of tax rate for 10 yearsThe big six US tech firms have been accused of “aggressively avoiding” $100bn (£75bn) of global tax over the past decade.Amazon, Facebook, Google, …

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Warren doesn’t just frighten billionaires – she scares the whole establishment | Robert Reich

No wonder the wealth tax turns the Gray Lady white as a sheet: it will help the needy and its author is a good bet for presidentOn Thursday, the New York Times reported on a study showing that Elizabeth Warren’s proposed wealth tax (and presumably Bern…

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Warren doesn’t just frighten billionaires – she scares the whole establishment | Robert Reich

No wonder the wealth tax turns the Gray Lady white as a sheet: it will help the needy and its author is a good bet for presidentOn Thursday, the New York Times reported on a study showing that Elizabeth Warren’s proposed wealth tax (and presumably Bern…

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Elizabeth Warren helps out ‘confused’ billionaires with new tax calculator

New tool shows how much Bill Gates and friends would pay under Warren’s plan, and guess what: they’ll still be really rich!Billionaires seem to be nervous about the prospect of Elizabeth Warren or Bernie Sanders winning the Democratic nomination for pr…

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