Italy’s doomed flat tax plans

Italy’s doomed flat tax plans

In its 2017 budget, Italy’s centre-left government enacted a new flat tax for Italian first-time residents. The flat tax amounts to euro 100,000 regardless of the amount of taxable income. If elected into power at next year’s general election, the centre-right...
The Crime of Voting

The Crime of Voting

Cries of shame on EU neutrality are unfounded While I was in Spain last week the Flemish nationalist politician and deputy prime minister of Belgium, Jan Jambon, along with the former Belgian prime minister, Elio Di Rupo, condemned Spain for its handling of the...
All you can eat or Ala Carte.

All you can eat or Ala Carte.

Listening to IDS last night he seems to think the EU are bluffing and there’s plenty of wriggle room when it comes to negotiations, although he did sound a little nervous. When it comes to the rights of citizens, UK or EU the only ones not bluffing are the EU.  For...