Giving away his wealth? More like hiding/sheltering it.
"Gates, however, who has pledged to give away 95 per cent of his wealth to charity,"
Let's get one thing straight about these US-based 'charities'... they're little more than tax shelters that distribute a small portion of their money for charitable causes.
It's also a way to get friends and family cushy jobs for a high income at a reduced tax rate.
Charities like the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation are ALL about tax avoidance and very little about real charity.