Estate Tax

Bernie Sanders Calls For Hike To Estate Tax

Bernie Sanders Calls For Hike To Estate Tax

Under current law, a deceased person’s estate or assets have to be worth more than $5.43 million before they are subject to the tax. Currently, the top estate tax rate is 40 percent.
How Walmart's Owners Give Thanks And Give Back

How Walmart's Owners Give Thanks And Give Back

Over the Thanksgiving weekend, many Walmart workers made great sacrifices--and took great risks--to stir its corporate conscience. Meanwhile, the family that owns the retailing giant is giving back almost nothing at all.