El Pais. #Catalonia defies #Madrid in approving new tax on bank deposits. 18 dec 2012
Catalonia defies Madrid in approving new tax on bank deposits
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Region aims to raise 500 million euros from the levy
In legislation accompanying the state budget, the central government also included a national tax on bank deposits, but with a zero rate. The aim of this was to prevent the regions from having their own such tax, as was the case of Extremadura, the Canary Islands and Andalusia.
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