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View Diary: Fed Court: Ministers now have to pay income tax on their "free housing" (323 comments)

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  •  This seems like a non-problem (0+ / 0-)

    They charge the minister a minimal rent; they up the minister's pay enough to cover that, then take the rent as income and the maintenance costs and minister's raise as expenses. Should be pretty much a wash, just a bit of paperwork. It should work in more expensive venues too.

    "THERE IS NO JUSTICE. THERE IS JUST US." spoken by Death in Terry Pratchett's Discworld books.

    by Sailorben on Wed Nov 27, 2013 at 12:15:41 AM PST

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