About: special taxes

Elections 16-06-2015

Polish conservatives to copy Hungarian ‘special taxes’

The Polish opposition party Law and Justice (PiS) wants to introduce Hungarian-style special taxes on banks and supermarkets if it comes to power, a close adviser to the party leader was quoted as saying today (16 June).
People hold up their mobile phones as they protest against a new tax on Internet data transfers in the centre of Budapest October 26, 2014 [Reuters]
Central Europe 27-10-2014

Hungarians protest Internet tax

Thousands of Hungarians protested in Budapest yesterday (26 October) against a planned new tax on Internet data transfers, which they said would not only increase the tax burden, but would also curb fundamental democratic rights and freedoms.