Zero-VAT for Home Buyers Wins Committee Backing, but at a Price

Finance Minister Yair Lapid is forced to concede a medical-tourism tax and will have to battle to bring the bill to the full Knesset.

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The so-called zero-VAT bill, Finance Minister Yair Lapid’s flagship initiative for bringing down housing prices, won approval from the Knesset Finance Committee on Wednesday, but not before Lapid sacrificed...