It’s five percent for goodness sakes! Would it really hurt a country with a government in so much debt to put it up to 7.5 or 10?? It’s between 17.5 and 20 in most of Europe. And where was all that fuss when they more than doubled local taxes??
Why are the Japanese so anti raising VAT?
September 11, 2010 at 11:04 am (Japanese business and economics)