Millions of works of art hidden in financial bunkers: a real dystopia

Currently, there is a hidden circuit of works of art that – through overprotection or privatization – threatens public access to these works. It is an invisible commerce structure, which runs on the margin of the States, dedicated to storing and trafficking in art in “duty-free free ports”. In practice,…

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The Government thinks of four taxes to finance pensions

The Minister of Labor, Migration and Social Security, Magdalena Valerio, said it loud and clear after the meeting on Wednesday with social partners: we must improve the income of Social Security. And to achieve this the Government has in mind to touch several taxes, such as the Specials, the Google…

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External debt: the perfect distributive crime

The debt will be paid by the majorities that only participate marginally in the benefits of the debt, due to the regressive bias of the current tax scheme. And the media will be concerned with convincing them that because of their wasteful lives they are responsible for the economic problems.

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Aragón will reward 99% the inheritances of up to 500,000 euros

The regional government of PSOE-CHA and Ciudadanos have finally agreed to compensate 99% the Inheritance Tax for spouses and children who inherit up to 500,000 euros, regardless of their assets, according to the Heraldo de Aragón. This reform, pending approval in the autonomous Parliament, will mean a cut of 40…

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Taxes: Why Montoro is right and Google or Apple must help pay pensions

Paying taxes is everyone’s obligation. Less for certain technologists who escape by relocating benefits. The fiscally civilized countries have launched a crusade. Charging taxes has bad press. But to know its usefulness, you just have to imagine a country where you will not be paid. That is, each citizen had…

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Are taxes on sugary drinks effective? The Catalan case

The data is from weekly sales of 105 products selected by us, among which there are sugary drinks, light and zero drinks and waters. We also have data on the prices of these 105 products one month before the implementation of the tax and one month later. With these two…

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