I believe in wealth equality where those who are privileged to be wealthy contribute appropriately to those who are not. I also believe that the donations that are being made by the wealthy should be appropriately used and spent towards the greater goal of helping our ecosystem.
I envision a world where everyone wealthy does not have access to loopholes that allow them to evade taxes. There will be a significant reduction in the ultra-wealthy taking advantage of tax loopholes and I wish to see real changes being made with the donation that they do make.
I am supporting this pre-existing campaign called “Tax the Rich” by BroadBen Institute to instigate a tax reform, with 2 of their main focuses which consist of creating a wealth tax, specifically for the wealthiest top 1% of Canadians and closing tax loopholes to prevent the rich from participating from more big philanthropy as discussed in our class pre-class material.
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