New York Is In A Financial Tailspin, Millions Are Suffering. Why Shouldn’t Billionaires Pay More Taxes?
Gothamist asked 113 billionaires who are listed as New York State residents whether they would be willing to pay more taxes to help the state and its most vulnerable residents during the pandemic.
Oct 29, 2020 12:17 PM
After Talking "All Day Long" To Rich New Yorkers In The Hamptons, Cuomo Says He Can't Raise Their Taxes
"I literally talk to people all day long who are in their Hamptons house who also lived here or in their Hudson Valley house or in their Connecticut weekend house, and I say, 'You gotta come back, when are you coming back?"
Aug 3, 2020 5:38 PM
Cuomo Refuses To Raise Taxes On Billionaires Because "They'll Just Move Next Door"
A coalition of lawmakers are calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to pass a billionaires' tax.
Jul 16, 2020 5:34 PM
'SELL THE TEAM' Chant At MSG Tops Off Abysmal Night For James Dolan's Knicks
After a fight on the court, the crowd erupted into an aspirational chant.
Jan 30, 2020 11:37 AM
Arts & Entertainment
Tech Billionaire Denies Having Public Temper Tantrum Over Fake
Sacca allegedly asked a Broadway theater worker, "Do you know who I am?"
Updated: May 23, 2016 4:10 PM
Spotted Outside Chelsea Nightclub: Money Failing To Buy Happiness
Does anyone want to dance with a prince?
Updated: Apr 27, 2016 12:45 PM
NYC Is Being Overrun With Megarich Americans Trying To Acquire "The Four-Pack"
"A pied-à-terre in New York, a beach house in the Hamptons, a ski villa in Aspen and a winter condo in Miami."
Updated: Mar 6, 2016 5:25 PM
Billionaire Rivals Locked In Insane $100 Million Defamation Feud
Canadian fashion magnate Peter Nygard is locked in mortal combat with hedge fund tycoon Louis Bacon in a rivalry turned smear campaign turned $100 million defamation lawsuit.
Updated: Dec 6, 2015 11:56 PM
Top 25 Hedge Fund Managers Raked In Over $11 Billion Last Year
Fiscal crisis, schmiscal crisis.
Updated: May 5, 2015 3:31 PM
Billionaire's Levitating FernGully Park Now Even More Of A Forgone Conclusion
"Such things go by friendship in a rush like this."
Updated: Jun 12, 2015 2:53 PM
Megarich Foreigners To Keep Bleeding NYC Dry
Their money lives here so they don't have to.
Updated: Oct 12, 2014 5:11 PM
Billionaire Hedge Fund Managers Made 50% More In 2013
The top 20 white, male hedge fund managers made billions of dollars last year moving other rich people's money around in the stock market—50% more than they did in 2012.
Updated: May 6, 2014 2:22 PM
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