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Inequality and Taxes

12. September 2019 I Economic Policy

A proposal in Germany to re-introduce a wealth tax has had the conservatives foaming at the mouth. Even the IMF has criticised the country’s widening inequality gap.
Originally posted in German at Makroskop
Translated and edited by BRAVE NEW EUROPE

A modest proposal by a small party to reintroduce a wealth tax is rejected by conservatives quietly foaming at the mouth. …

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