The Biden administration is developing a proposal to raise the capital gains tax to 39.6% for individuals with annual income above $1 million, nearly double the current rate, sources say. The increase would put the effective top rate at 43.4% when including a surtax imposed under the Affordable Care Act.
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One strategy to retain valuable workers is to hold stay interviews, which are designed to uncover ways to improve the work environment. Here are five questions to ask during a stay interview that keep employees engaged in their jobs.
Turkish violin teacher Fikret Eren calmed his nerves on his first tandem paragliding experience by bringing along his instrument and playing while in flight, as seen in this video. Professional paraglider Semih Er says he's had other passengers find unusual ways to cope, such as bringing pets.