03 Oct '11, 2pm

The world's first fat tax Hopes to limit the population's intake of fatty foods

The world's first fat tax Hopes to limit the population's intake of fatty foods

It wont... We have had a tax on sugar, trying to do just the same thing and that just meant that people went south of the border, into Germany, to tons of candy and soda, which means money are flowing out of the state.. so that was just plain dumb. But that's really the worst thing about this new tax. I am from Denmark btw - and while it maay at first glance seem like a good idea, it's been so perverted, that not only is it on food.. but also a factories fat waste -which doesn't really.... More

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