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Patriotic Millionaire Ian Simmons to Deliver Keynote Remarks At Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center Wealth Tax Event

Co-author and co-organizer of open letter in favor of wealth tax to speak at "Taxing Wealth" Event

WASHINGTON - Tomorrow, at 9:00 AM EST, Ian Simmons, member of the Patriotic Millionaires and Cofounder and Principal of the Blue Haven Initiative, will deliver keynote remarks at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center's "Taxing Wealth" event. Mr. Simmons, who is also a coauthor and co-organizer of An Open Letter to the 2020 Presidential Candidates: It’s Time to Tax Us More, will speak to the challenges, benefits, and logistics of implementing a wealth tax in the United States, and will be joined by a panel of tax policy experts following his keynote remarks.

This event will be livestreamed, no registration necessary. 

WHO: Patriotic Millionaire Ian Simmons

WHAT: Speech followed by panels of experts discussing how and why wealth should be taxed.

WHEN & WHERE: TOMORROW, Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00 AM. 


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Urban Institute

500 L'Enfant Plaza SW; Anacostia Room

Washington, DC 20024


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