Elon Musk blames Elizabeth Warren for having a cookie, saying “hello” to the IRS when he clashes over taxes again.


Senator Elizabeth Warren, Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk (right) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (left) continue to clash over whether he will pay taxes.Tom Williams / CQ-RollCall, Inc, Theo Wargo / Getty Images for TIME via Getty Images

  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Senator Elizabeth Warren have once again clashed over taxes.

  • Musk said “hello” and went to the IRS office and tweeted that he might get a cookie.

  • “Last year, we paid the highest tax ever to an individual,” added Technology Billionaire.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk does not stand up to his feud Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren..

Mask and Democratic Senator Continue to collide Whether Technology Billionaire Pays Taxes – And Now, He suggested that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) might give him cookies, and in 2021 “paid the most taxes ever to an individual. Insisted.

He tweeted his proposal in response to Warren’s comment interview At CNN’s “New Day” on Sunday.

“2018 Elon Musk, we actually saw his tax return,” Warren said. “Do you know how much he paid for taxes, is he one of the wealthiest people in the world? Zero.”

Mask replied to the interview clip twitter On Sunday, the next time he was in Washington, DC, he said he would visit the IRS office.

“Last year, I paid the highest tax I’ve ever paid to an individual, so the next time I’m in Washington, DC, I’ll say hello and visit the IRS,” he said. “Maybe I can have a cookie or something …”

According to Elon Musk, he is currently the wealthiest person in the world. Bloomberg Billionaire Index, Net worth is $ 220 billion. He sits in front of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, whose wealth amounts to Bloomberg’s $ 177 billion.

Musk and Warren, mostly on Twitter, have been clashing over his taxes for months. In December, Senator Blame him for “freeloading” with taxes After he was elected Time’s Person of the Year, Musk snapped back by calling Warren “Senator Karen.”

ProPublica Musk reported not paying federal income tax in 2018, he reported between 2014 and 2018 Taxable income worth $ 1.52 billion He paid the IRS $ 455 million in taxes, despite his $ 13.9 billion increase in wealth.

However, Musk insisted that he pay the tax.

he Said to Baby Lombie In 2021, he stated that he “literally paid the most taxes of any individual ever paid”. He added that his taxes are “very simple” and do not have an offshore account or “elaborate tax avoidance scheme”.

insider Previously reported Domestic Revenue Service As he argues, it does not publicly disclose personal tax information, making it difficult to know if Musk is paying the largest tax bill in history.

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