Marlene Engelhorn

Redistribution of wealth, land and power. We need redistribution of wealth, land and power and we need this to be a transparent and democratic process – to me, this means: wealth taxes!

(Picture, Ulrich Palzer, 2020)

Marlene is an heiress who gained media attention after saying in an interview that she is willing to donate 90 percent of her wealth and is in favour of a wealth tax. Marlene is a highly vocal advocate for a global wealth tax regularly appearing in newspapers and the media, she is also a founding member of the of the German speaking initiative Tax me now , asking for higher taxes on the wealthy.

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Heiress Marlene Engelhorn donates 90% of her wealth


Millionaire heiress Marlene Engelhorn: “Tax me!”