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Tax Food or Tax Fat?
By John Nothdurft
Germany is considering taking so-called “fat taxes” to a
whole new level, and it might not be long before activists here push for us to
do the same. While taxes on soda, candy, and other products are gaining
momentum with revenue-hungry lawmakers here in the states, a lawmaker in
Germany wants to go one step farther and directly tax obesity.
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Date Published: August 23, 2010