Tax-free offshore money funds attacks against raising taxes on billionaires.
Billionaires use offshore, tax-free money to fund opposition to President Biden's plan to have everyone pay their fair share. How is the money hidden? How do billionaires fund groups to oppose taxes? How does this hurt working Americans?
How is money hidden offshore in tax free havens?
How does this denies other Americans the freedom to get a better life?
How do billionaires fund groups to oppose tax increases and any safety controls on their schemes?
Offshore tax dodgers hurt Americans
How does a billionaire dodging taxes impact you? How does it affect the price of meds or the quality of your children's education? Who funds ads attacking President Biden's plan to have the rich pay their fair share of taxes? Links often aren't obvious so it's helpful to show how billionaires have rigged the system to benefit themselves at the expense of other Americans.
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The Pandora Papers reveal the inner workings of a shadow economy that benefits the wealthy and well-connected at the expense of everyone else. The report includes 11.9 million confidential files and led a team of more than 600 journalists from 150 news outlets that spent two years sifting through them, tracking down hard-to-find sources and digging into court records and other public documents from dozens of countries.
Billionaire tax dodging research
- Intl. Consortium of Investigative Journalists
- BBC, SEC, Investopedia
- In These Times, NY Times
- Rolling Stone, Little Sis
Brave New Films
- ASO Communications
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