Its a popular theme. Earlier this week Danny Alexander said to the wealthy ‘we are coming to get you’.
When it comes to tax dodgers and moving money and assets overseas he may have a point but what about mansion tax covered in the same speach. Is a tax on property the way to go?
France now want their top earners to pay 75% tax!!
But will this just lead to businesses and individuals moving to lower tax countries?
Will the UK be a winner, the UK Government want us to have the lowest corporation tax rate in Europe and we are moving towards a main rate of 20%.