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New Cyprus President Sceptical On Financial Transactions Tax

The new President of Cyprus, Nicos Anastasiades, has expressed scepticism about EU plans for a Financial Transactions Tax, taking the view that new taxes and constant tax increases will only worsen the current recession. Speaking in an interview with German newspaper Bild, Anastasiades also reiterated a complaint made by other Cypriot politicians, that the island has been unfairly associated with money-laundering.

Anastasiades's perspective on the FTT is echoed by UK Prime Minister David Cameron, who is on record as dismissing the tax as 'simply madness.' However, eleven EU countries have so far expressed support for the tax, which European Union Commissioner for Taxation Algirdas


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