Millionaires who want higher taxes on rich protest at Jeff Bezos homes on Tax Day

Millionaires who want higher taxes on rich protest at Jeff Bezos homes on Tax Day
Jeff Bezos in an interview with David Rubenstein (The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-peer conversations), Sep 2018. Bloomberg video, YouTube

[Ed. – We’ll see if we can get video.  There was supposed to be a live protest outside Bezos’ New York residence on Monday, and a billboard vehicle at his pad in Washington, D.C.]

The effort is being organized by the Patriotic Millionaires, whose members boast annual incomes of over $1 million or assets worth over $5 million. The details of the effort were first shared with CNBC.

The group plans to launch its Tax Day campaign on Monday, and includes mobile billboards that will make stops in front of Bezos’ homes in New York and Washington. Leaders of the Patriotic Millionaires told CNBC they are organizing a group of up to 30 protesters to converge on to Bezos’ New York residence with a billboard that says “Cut the bull—-. Tax the rich.”

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