2 of 5
John Kluge
Founder of Metromedia (TV and radio empire)
Passed away: Sept. 7, 2010
Wealth-X (Est.): $7.5 billion
Potential tax uncollected: $3.4 billion

NEXT: Mary Janet Cargill
Last updated December 22 2010: 5:34 AM ET
*Net worth figures from Wealth-X. **Assuming tax liability hasn't been reduced by trusts and charitable deductions. N.A.: not available
One congressman reveals the torturous process that goes into picking sides on the $858 billion measure. More
The recent tax-cut compromise will trim everyone's taxes. But surprise, surprise, it's an especially rich deal for the rich. More
It's easy to declare the winners in the new tax bill, but let's not forget the unluckiest of them all -- those who have been jobless for 99 weeks. More
Overnight Avg Rate Latest Change Last Week
30 yr fixed3.92%3.92%
15 yr fixed2.99%2.98%
5/1 ARM3.26%3.12%
30 yr refi4.01%3.98%
15 yr refi3.08%3.04%
Rate data provided
by Bankrate.com
View rates in your area
Find personalized rates: