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America’s 25 Richest People Pay Less Tax Than Workers
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America’s 25 Richest People Pay Less Tax Than Workers

A report from a journalistic organization in the United States revealed that the 25 richest people in the country pay less taxes than middle-class employees. Among the list of millionaires are the creator of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, the creator of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk and the entrepreneur and investor Warren Buffett.According to a report by the ProPublica organization, the 25 richest Americans pay on average 15.8 percent less tax on gross income than average nationwide employees, once taxes for Social Security and Medicare health insurance are included.The investigation revealed that Bezos did not pay income tax in 2007 even when his company's stock price doubled and he increased his fortune by an estimated $ 3.8 trillion; what Musk didn't pay it in 2018 either. and that the financier ...
This is the novel ‘Natrium’ nuclear reactor that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US
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This is the novel ‘Natrium’ nuclear reactor that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire businessman Warren Buffett will build a new nuclear reactor that advocates for renewable energy and significantly reduces the carbon footprint, have reported the companies TerraPower and PacifiCorp, which they own respectively.'Sodium'As the project has been named, it will see the light of day in a closed coal plant in the US state of Wyoming within seven years. Will be able to produce 345 megawatts of electricity, reaching up to 500 for approximately five and a half hours thanks to its storage technology, feeding about 400,000 households, pick up BBC.The reactor, which makes use of heat to generate electricity and is able to store it up to his d...
How is the innovative nuclear reactor “Natrium” that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US?
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How is the innovative nuclear reactor “Natrium” that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US?

"A turning point for the energy industry."That was the presentation this week by the founder of Microsoft and patrons Bill Gates of his new pilot project with billionaire investor Warren Buffett: a new model of a patented nuclear power plant under the Natrium name."More people will die": Bill Gates' warning to rich countries amid the coronavirus pandemicBill Gates left Microsoft during investigation into "inappropriate" romantic relationshipCoronavirus: Bill Gates' forecast on when and how it will return to normalIt will be built in Wyoming, the United States, the state with the largest coal production in the country, and is part of Gates' goal to promote renewables and the fight against climate change.And it is that, although these two concepts may sound antagonistic -nuclear and renewabl...
The Gates Foundation, Walmart, and Caterpillar: Billion Dollar Businesses at Stake from Bill and Melinda’s Divorce
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The Gates Foundation, Walmart, and Caterpillar: Billion Dollar Businesses at Stake from Bill and Melinda’s Divorce

"We will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe that we can grow together as a couple in this next phase of our lives." So they advertised Bill and Melinda Gates their separation after almost three decades married. Despite the message of continuity, there are many questions regarding the future of the foundation that they created together more than 20 years ago, one of the most influential philanthropic projects in the world. The divorce also puts at stake the future of other companies such as Walmart, Caterpillar or the investment firm of Warren Buffet, all of which are owned by the Gates through the foundation that bears his name. From the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation itself they have been quick to confirm that both will continue to be co-president...