Undervalued Riches of Top 1% Point to More Global Inequality

(Bloomberg) -- The 1% is literally rich beyond measure, depriving nations of billions in tax revenue and obscuring shifts in global inequality.

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Comments (1)
Cowan had it exactly right. The super-rich don't take their wealth from others; they create wealth, giving the rest the opportunity to earn it. The only problem here is that our governments rely on an archaic tax system that focuses on punishing income. The Fair Tax makes everyone a taxpayer, and gives each person reasonable control over their taxation.
Posted by Rob D | Sunday, August 10 2014 at 12:59AM ET
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