If consumers are to be expected to meet these costs then there has to be clarity over what these hidden taxes
are for, a cap set on how much consumers will end up paying and transparency over how the levies are being applied," she added.
implications of hidden taxes
differ radically depending on whether the
The hidden taxes
- dubbed "stealth taxes" by the Tories and Liberal Democrats - include council tax, VAT, alcohol and tobacco duties and levies put on fuel and fares.
Only five cases involved hidden taxes
of 500 million yen or more, down from seven.
A good example of hidden taxes
is the so-called "sin" taxes that are levied on alcohol, tobacco and gasoline.
AS TAXPAYERS APPROACH VARIOUS PHASE-OUTS that will trigger hidden taxes
, CPAs should be aware of tax planning strategies, such as postponing planned transactions, that can minimize or eliminate the impact of these taxes.
Mangels, the executive director of a "grassroots" lobby, Californians Against Hidden Taxes
(CAHT), that is heavily subsidized by the oil industry, was grateful for the airtime, and she knew just what buttons to push, citing Tonight Show host (and car buff) Jay Leno as one of those "rich idiots" about to be subsidized by the citizenry to buy an electric car.
Forty-three percent of the cost of every beer is hidden taxes
End all tariffs; why should citizens spend millions in hidden taxes
on imported goods to protect inefficient local industries from competition?
, such as excessive fines and other charges, and the bureaucratic paperwork involved in operating affordable rental apartments are out of hand.
We always expected this case to be decided at the appellate level, and are confident the appellate courts will uphold the will of the people as expressed in Proposition 26, which protects Californians from hidden taxes
levied by local governments without a vote of the people.
Less in rates from the high street may equal higher domestic rates or other hidden taxes
to augment the privy purse.