iOS app Android app

Warren Buffett Taxes

Warren Buffett: U.S. Never Followed Through On That Whole 'Tax The Rich' Thing

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.08.2014 | Business

Warren Buffett thinks it's a problem that some of the wealthiest Americans pay lower tax rates than their housekeepers. The billionaire investor sa...

Warren Buffett Defends Burger King's Plan To Flee To Canada

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business

Warren Buffett defended Burger King's plan to expatriate to Canada in an appearance on CNBC's Squawk Box Thursday morning, saying that the deal isn't ...

Warren Buffett: Washington Swinging A 'Meat Ax' At The Economy

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 03.04.2013 | Business

If you take Warren Buffett's long view, sequestration looks more like just one of many painful -- and perhaps inevitable -- moments in the the quest t...

Warren Buffett Successfully Tears Down CNBC

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.14.2012 | Business

What’s that CNBC? You think you can successfully take on America's favorite billionaire? Think again. CNBC is backing off claims made earlier th...

Warren Buffett's Tax Confusion

Robert Auerbach | Posted 02.12.2013 | Business
Robert Auerbach

If one of the world's most successful investors, Warren Buffett, calls you on the phone and gives you a specific investment tip would you reply that it depended on the taxes that affect the income from the investment?

Warren Buffett's Share Buyback Helps Anonymous Investor Avoid Tax Hit

Reuters | Ben Berkowitz and Lauren Tara LaCapra | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's $1.2 billion share buyback from a single unnamed investor likely helped that person's estate save substantially on...

Hey CNBC: No, The Rich Don't Already Pay Super High Tax Rates

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.29.2012 | Business

The rich are getting a little tired of Warren Buffett constantly wanting to raise their taxes and suggest the real tax slackers are further down the i...

Warren Buffett: My Extra Money Would Be More Useful To Others

Posted 06.07.2012 | Business

Warren Buffett is out there again talking about how he has too much money. The billionaire investor explained to a crowd of more than 1,000 on Wed...

Obama Urges Congress To Pass 'Buffett Rule' Tax

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is calling on Congress to increase taxes on millionaires, reviving a proposal he first pitched last Septembe...

Guess Who's Getting Sued For Not Paying Taxes!

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 03.27.2012 | Business

You'd think Warren Buffett would jump at the chance to pay more taxes. Evidently not. Buffett, the billionaire investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaw...

The Buffett Rule May Not Work

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.22.2012 | Business

Even if some of President Obama's more controversial proposals for taxing the rich get turned into law, America's wealthiest families may still be abl...

Warren Buffet Pays a Lower Tax Rate Than Me? How Can I Make Sure I Get the Biggest Refund Possible?

Priya Haji | Posted 04.30.2012 | Money
Priya Haji

How can you plan for a future where you create income that is more like Warren's? It starts with setting aside investable savings.

The Buffett Rule or the Lincome Tax?

David Miller | Posted 04.30.2012 | Money
David Miller

Here's a quick guide on how to avoid the Buffett rule if you're a large shareholder in a public company or have some extra cash to invest. But, unfortunately, these strategies won't help much if you're Jeremy Lin.

Warren Buffett: High Corporate Taxes Are An American 'Myth'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.27.2012 | Business

Corporations, like the rich, aren't paying their fair share in taxes, billionaire investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday. Even while enjoying...

Can a Businessman Run a Country?

Bill Gunderson | Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics
Bill Gunderson

The bottom line is this: What we have been doing has not been working. If a bunch of politicians can run the country into the ground, I feel pretty confident that it will take some businessmen to turn it around.

Can a Businessman Run a Country?

Bill Gunderson | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics
Bill Gunderson

If a bunch of politicians can run the country into the ground, I feel pretty confident that it will take some businessmen to turn it around.

Buffett: Raising Taxes 'Will Not Change My Behavior'

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2012 | Business

By JoAnne Allen WASHINGTON, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Increasing taxes on the wealthy would bring fairness to U.S. taxpayers across the board...

Buffett To McConnell: Put Up Or Shut Up

TIME.com | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Warren Buffett is ready to call Republicans’ tax bluff. Last fall, Senator Mitch McConnell said that if Buffett was feeling “guilty” about payin...

Giving Thanks for a Meritocracy Instead of Aristocracy

Maxim Thorne | Posted 01.29.2012 | Impact
Maxim Thorne

Although I appreciate all the good philanthropy does, I wish to alter the way supersized philanthropy operates in America as part of my commitment to keep America true to our founding freedoms.

Warren Buffett Issues Big Challenge To Murdoch

Posted 12.05.2011 | Media

Warren Buffett issued a big challenge to Rupert Murdoch during a Tuesday interview. Buffett has become an enemy of some on the right for his call t...

Matthew 22:1-11: A Biblical Case Of Class Warfare

Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder | Posted 12.05.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Stephanie Buckhanon Crowder

Much in this country's political landscape has centered on equal access and opportunity for all. First century C.E. New Testament literature points to similar struggles.

Who Is Warren Buffett's Secretary?

Slate Magazine | Annie Lowrey | Posted 11.20.2011 | Politics

For nearly two decades, Debbie Bosanek has fielded press calls, investor queries, and sundry other requests for her boss, billionaire investor Warren ...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Owes Taxes Going Back To 2002

Posted 10.23.2013 | Business

A little over two weeks ago, Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett, the third-richest person in the world, penned an op-ed critical of the low tax rat...

Warren Buffett's Call: Tax Wealth for the Common Good

Chuck Collins | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics
Chuck Collins

We now need ten thousand more like Warren Buffett to speak up, people with incomes over $250,000 that know in their hearts that they should pay more.

Amanda Terkel

Warren Buffett: I 'Should Be Paying A Lot More In Taxes'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Billionaire Warren Buffett rebutted claims that the Obama administration is unjustly hurting business orders with high taxes by saying t...