More than 100 billionaires call for global wealth tax

Mark Battersby
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A group called ‘Patriotic Millionaires' has called for a global wealth tax at the World Economic Forum being held virtually at Davos in Switzerland. The group of more than 100 billionaires and millionaires said: "As millionaires, we know that the current tax system is not fair. In an open letter, they said: "Most of us can say that, while the world has gone through an immense amount of suffering in the last two years, we have actually seen our wealth rise during the pandemic - yet few if any of us can honestly say that we pay our fair share in taxes." The signatories including Disn...

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