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11 Nov
The world's richest man sold about 900,000 shares of his company Tesla after asking Twitter followers whether he should sell 10% of his stocks. But documents showed the sale was put in motion much before the poll.
4 Oct
Austria announced the introduction of a new "eco-social" reform of the tax system. Everyone in the governing coalition gets something: but does the environment?
18 Sep
In a bid to tackle soaring energy prices, Spain's government is to cut taxes on electricity and claw back billions of euros in what the prime minister has described as "excess profits". The cost to Spanish consumers has risen by 35 percent in the past year, as wholesale price rises have been passed on to households. Also today, we look at the situation of European economies ahead of the State of the Union address by Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.
31 Jul 2021
R. Kelly owes more than $3.8 million in back taxes, liens filed against him have detailed.
23 Apr 2021
The Biden administration plans to propose tax hikes on high-income earners, including a near-doubling of the rate paid by wealthy investors. The move isn't a surprise, but it still has investors feeling jittery. Also, with the latest mission to the International Space Station underway, we take a look at how Elon Musk's SpaceX has edged out the competition in the space race.
26 Apr 2020
To keep businesses going during this Coronavirus pandemic period, remote working has been the way out for most big and small enterprises. Here are a few things to know about digital eyestrain.
25 Apr 2020
Here is why you should pick a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.⁣
10 Nov 2019
In its 9-month financial statement, MTN Nigeria recorded a 28.9 per cent increase in its Profit-After-Tax. Meanwhile, Airtel Africa’s Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization (EBITDA) margin grew by 43.9 per cent in its half-year 2020 earnings driven by improved efficiency in Nigeria. David Adu, Senior Analyst at Meristem Securities joins CNBC Africa for more.
14 Jul 2019
The U.S. will investigate a French plan to impose taxes on technology companies, a move that has been a prelude to new U.S. tariffs under the Trump administration. Sarah McGregor reports on "Bloomberg Technology: Global Link."
15 Mar 2017
President Donald Trump made $150 million and paid $38 million in taxes -- apparently in 2005 -- according to a statement released by the White House.

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