Her fortune came from Hyatt hotels; his came from the Erie Canal. Now, they want the government to tax their millions to fund coronavirus relief.

Impact investors Liesel Pritzker Simmons and Ian Simmons are leading the charge for a national wealth tax, despite being multimillionaires themselves. Calls for a tax on the 1% are rising as the coronavirus pandemic exacerbates America's already widening wealth gap. The Simmonses believe such a tax could help fund improvements to everything from education to infrastructure, but some economists have

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A new luxury hotel is opening up in the Sedona desert next year, and it features 40 cube-shaped guest pods that appear to float above the ground. Take a look inside.

A luxury hotel consisting of 40 cube-shaped guest atriums in the Sedona desert is set to open in early 2021. Elevated above the ground on steel frames, the atriums look as if they're floating in mid-air. No cars are alllowed on the three-acre property; instead, guests can ride around the hotel's network of 'wellness trails' in two-person electric vehicles or

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Step inside 'Billionaire Mountain,' the wealthy Aspen enclave where the Bezos and Dell families own sprawling mansions and homes go for as much as $49 million

Located inAspen, Colorado, Red Mountain —nicknamed “Billionaire Mountain”— is home to the rich and famous. Everyone from Walmart heiress Ann Walton Kroenke toJeff Bezos’ parents have houses there. Billionaire Mountain boasts record-breaking real-estate that sells for as much as $49 million. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Aspen, Colorado, is America’s most expensive ski town — but it gets

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Photo reveal: A $34 million San Francisco mansion billed as a 'wellness home' has a sauna, yoga studio, and filtration system that changes all the air in the house every 2 hours. Take a look inside.

A “wellness house” in San Francisco calledResidence 2646 byTroon Pacific Inc has been completed. The home comes withsustainable and wellness-oriented features including a fitness studio, massage room, spa, and yoga studio — and a $34 million price tag. High-tech features in the home include an elevator, a lighting control system, a Tesla Power Wall and car charger, and Smart Home

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