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Switzerland: „Austrian Tax Deal Will Withstand“

Published: August 16, 2012; 19:32 · (Vindobona)

The Swiss Parliament´s President Hans Altherr thinks that the Swiss tax deal with Austria will withstand a popular vote.

Switzerland: „Austrian Tax Deal Will Withstand“ / Picture: © Schweiz Tourismus

In an interview with “Vorarlberger Nachrichten”, Altherr expresses his optimism regarding the tax treaty between Switzerland and Austria. The treaty is signed and ratified, but a popular vote may still prevent the deal. In Switzerland, the young socialists and a citizens forum want to hold a popular vote on the tax treaty.

There is some resistance against the tax deal with…

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