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  • Jordan to impose farm animal tax on phones and electricity

    Jordan to impose farm animal tax on phones and electricity

    It may sound weird at first but it’s true. Jordan’s parlament has decided Wednesday to impose a tax as high as 1 Fils (a bit more than one tenth of $0.01 if I calculated that correctly) per minute for phone connections and 1 kilowatt hour of electricity. The aim of the law is to raise $18.5 million to subsidize loans for people in the Arabian country who need to buy farm animals… Read More