(Reuters) -Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk on Saturday asked his 62.5 million followers on Twitter in a poll if he ought to calm sell 10% of his Tesla stock.
“Mighty is made currently of unrealized beneficial properties being a technique of tax avoidance, so I imply promoting 10% of my Tesla stock,” Musk wrote in a tweet.
Musk also tweeted that he’ll abide by the outcomes of the poll, whichever draw it goes.
The comments from Musk comes after the proposal within the U.S. congress to tax billionaires’ sources to abet pay for President Joe Biden’s social and native weather-alternate agenda.
Musk is one among the realm’s richest other folks and owner of a few futuristic companies, including SpaceX and Neuralink. He has previously criticized the billionaire tax on Twitter.
“Expose, I invent no longer desire a cash wage or bonus from any place. I handiest own stock, thus the preferrred draw for me to pay taxes for my fragment is to sell stock,” Musk mentioned on Twitter.
(Reporting by Ann Maria Shibu in BengaluruEditing by Alistair Bell and David Gregorio)