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Political: February 12, 2012

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The Ministerial Committee for Legislation decided to authorize a proposed bill that grants a tax break on donations for “encouraging settlement”. The proposition, forwarded by Likud MKs Ze’ev Elkin and Zion Pinyan grants a tax break of up to 35% on donations to settlements in the Galilee, Negev, and West Bank.


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February 12th, 2012 at 11:34 pm

Political: 16th December, 2010

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Even though the Supreme Court of Justice decided the amendment of the Internal Revenue Act, approved by the government, promote inequality and discriminates against Arab municipalities by denying them tax benefits, the government has yet to refer to the decision, and did not provide the Court with a new list of municipalities. The government had to reply to the decision at the end of November. (Hebrew)

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December 17th, 2010 at 1:59 pm

Economy: 8 November, 2010

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The Sheshinsky Committee, which examines Israel’s policy in proving for gas and oil, has calculated that the sum total of royalties conveyed by the Delek and Noble Energy companies came to only NIS 650 million, while the unique tax benefits the companies received are NIS 90 million higher than that. (Hebrew)

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November 8th, 2010 at 7:11 pm