The Wealth Hoarders: How Billionaires Pay Millions to Hide Trillions

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Friday Jul 16th, (2021-07-16)

with

Chuck Collins

Director of the Program on Inequality and the Common Good, Institute for Policy Studies

Topics to include:

  • The high cost of hidden wealth
  • Who are the wealth defenders?
  • Solutions to wealth hiding

For decades, a secret army of tax attorneys, accountants and wealth managers has been developing into the shadowy Wealth Defense Industry.  These “agents of inequality” are paid millions to hide trillions for the richest 0.01%.  Chuck Collins discusses the inner workings of how the world’s richest pay next to no tax and outlines ways to shut down the Wealth Defense Industry for good.

 

Chuck Collins is a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Study where he directs the Program on Inequality and the Common Good and co-edits Inequality.org.  He is a founding member of Patriotic Millionaires and co-founded United for a Fair Economy (UFE).  Chuck Collins has co-authored several IPS reports including “White Supremacy Is the Pre-Existing Condition: Eight Solutions to Ensure the Economic Recovery Reduces the Racial Wealth Divide.”  He has authored numerous books, including Born on Third Base: A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good and Wealth Hoarders: How Billionaires Pay Millions to Hide Trillions www.wealthhoarders.com.

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