A reality TV show's gaudy displays of wealth beg the question: How much is too much?
Congress should reinforce the inheritance tax, not scrap it.
The estate tax may require custom-built coffins.
In his surprise best-seller, Thomas Piketty warns that growing wealth inequality will have a corrosive impact on our democratic institutions.
Weakening financial regulations are driving the economy further down the one-way street of extreme wealth accumulation.
Billionaires are exploiting a tax break to pass their fortunes along to their heirs and laying the groundwork for dynasties.
The last link between America's plutocratic past and present has left us.
If everyone paid their fair share there would be plenty of cash to go around.