Rule of unintended consequences. - waste water! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ian
    • 20.05.13 | 19:09 (IDT)

    So if this will be monitored/measured through water consumption it will be simple for an apartment owner to install a system which will just take water and flush it down the system at a a rate of 100 liters a day = 3,000 liters a month to show "occupancy" to avoid the tax. It will be cheaper to pay for 3,000 liters of water than pay they tax. This will of course lead to wasted water rather than tax revenue. What a joke

    from the article: Interior minister approves doubling property taxes on vacant Israeli apartments
    First published 05:16 20.05.13 | Last updated 22:06 19.05.13
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