Knesset resists measures to fight Israel's black economy
Legislative measures targeting Israel’s black-market - estimated to have amounted to 23% of GDP in 2007- are gutted by Knesset.
The Financial Intelligence Unit receives reports of tax cheating amounting to NIS 1 billion to NIS 2 billion every year − but doesn’t do anything to address the problem because of restrictions imposed on it by the law.
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