#23 Mike - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 05.08.07 | 19:12 (IDT)

    #23 Mike: Thanks for your good intentions. However, the "services" that I performed during 3 pathetic years are worth about 2 months of my current income taxes. Consequently, adding another 30% to soldiers' stipends would be a joke. A better solution might be to reduce veterans' tax rates; 2% per year sounds fine. (That said, this legislation would severely segregate against people who leave the country.)

    from the article: Half the people are enough
    First published 00:00 05.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.08.07
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