"I have paid more than $10 billion in taxes, but I should have paid more", Mr. Gates, who is worth roughly $96.5 billion, told the United Kingdom.'s Daily Mail in an interview published Tuesday. So the ability of hedge fund people, various people - they aren't paying that ordinary income rate.
Gates, who along with his wife Melinda have become some of the world's leading philanthropists, allowed that the tax code could be made 'more progressive, ' but didn't spell out exactly how. The top marginal rate is now 37 percent.
While Ocasio-Cortez has been impressive in many ways on social media, she doesn't lead in other metrics, with Sen.
Ryan Adams accused of sexual misconduct
Adams unequivocally denies that he ever engaged in inappropriate online sexual communications with someone he knew was underage". She alleged that he booked time for them at the studio, but would then replace her with other female artists.
Richard Gere welcomes son with wife Alejandra Silva
Gere has a 19-year-old son from his marriage to Carey Lowell and Silva has a son with her ex-husband, Govind Friedland. Gere and Silva married previous year after dating since 2015, shortly after she finalised her divorce.
'We can be more progressive without really threatening income generation - what you have left to decide how to spread around, ' Gates said, noting the tradeoff that many economists point out.
'If you focus on that, you're missing the picture, ' he said.
Ocasio-Cortez used an appearance on CBS "60 Minutes" to pitch her plan to tax double-digit millionaires at a 70 percent rate - taking care to note the amount below that threshold would be taxed at lower amounts.
Rich dude Bill Gates told funnyman Stephen Colbert on Tuesday that the wealthy need to pay their fair share in taxes but that a proposed 70 percent marginal rate is flawed. "That doesn't mean all $10 million are taxed at an extremely high rate".
"I'm going to be the bad guy, which I'm sure half the room would agree with anyway, and I want to get away with as much bad things as possible, ideally to enrich myself and advance my interests, even if that means putting my interests ahead of the American people", the New York Democrat began.
Meghan addressed the letter to "Daddy", before telling him she "does not understand" why he has "chosen to take this path". Making them even busier, of course, is their baby who's due to join the royal fold around the end of March or early April.
Deadline reports that the movie will stream first on Netflix , then air on AMC - a reversal from the original series. It's unclear whether or not the movie will air as one continuous feature, or get chopped into multiple installments.
La scène prend place près de la place de la République, boulevard du Temple, à Paris, dans le 3ème arrondissement. Le commerçant parisien, âgé de 32 ans, a quitté ses fourneaux pour le commissariat du VIII.
On oublie vite qu'ils n'ont que huit ans d'écart et que, forcément, le footballeur n'était pas connu lorsque mon fils est né... Alors que Kylian Mbappé brille cette saison avec le PSG, un homonyme tente d'exister dans l'ombre du champion du monde.
The teams were tied with less than two seconds to play when Tigers guard Skylar Mays attacked the paint and attempted a layup. On Tuesday night the Kentucky Wildcats hosted the LSU Tigers in a huge SEC matchup with major implications.
Sur les trois premiers modèles, l'affichage digital qui remplace les cadrans derrière le volant pourrait s'éteindre soudainement. Sur ces transmissions, un défaut de fabrication fait en sorte que le véhicule peut soudainement rétrograder au premier rapport.
Samedi, la femme et agent du joueur, Wanda Nara, avait déclaré à AS: "La prolongation est très loin aujourd'hui". Le divorce semble total entre les deux parties qui cherchent toujours un accord pour un nouveau contrat.
The program will run at consecutive races at Texas Motor Speedway , Iowa Speedway and Gateway Motorsports Park in July. Qualifying at superspeedways (Daytona and Talladega) will remain two untimed rounds of single-lap qualifying.
Après avoir eu une chance de s'échapper à la fin de la saison 2, June a décidé de rester et de se battre de l'intérieure. En France, ils seront disponibles en US+24 sur OCS, comme les saisons précédentes.
Amazon has also invested in self-driving auto startup Aurora Innovation Inc, in a $530 million funding round announced last week. Negotiations are reportedly still taking place, but the sources claim we may hear an official announcement some time this month.