J.K. Rowling, creator of Harry Potter, joined the ranks of Billionaires because of the huge success of the series. Now she has joined the ranks of massive Philanthropic acts by losing losing her billionaire status through her giving Kindness and Britain’s high tax rates.
JK Rowling, the first female novelist billionaire, recently lost her exclusive status because of some very good deeds.
Forbes, which has produced an annual list of billionaires for the past 25 years, said that the “Harry Potter” author dropped from billionaire to millionaire due to Britain’s high taxes and her charitable giving.
See the Huffington Post article to see a slide show of Billionaires of Charitable note.