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‘People are paying taxes for chickens and ducks’

‘People are paying taxes for chickens and ducks’

BINOD GHIMIRE, Aug 14 Kathmandu
Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have come together in support of the public, following demonstrations across the country against exorbitant taxation by the local and provincial governments while central taxation is already in place.The three tiers of government, which came into effect five months ago, have been competing on imposing taxes while citizens in various parts of the country continue to stage hunger strikes and sit-ins against such moves, demanding they revoke the taxes that have been increased several folds.
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