21 Sep '11, 1am

Countries With The Highest Taxes - Yahoo! Singapore Finance via @YahooFinance

Singapore is the highest taxed people in the world, in terms of its size ratio compared to the people in any other countries. Europe may have high taxes but everything else is so cheap & affordable. That is why they can live longer because they are stressed free. We have annual taxes like income tax, property tax, maid levy, road tax, COEs etc, monthly tax like, conservancy, water & electricity tax etc as well as daily taxes like GST, liquor tax, service & cess tax. I for one would gladly pay a single high annual tax so that i may enjoy my other 364 days on cheap, groceries, cheap petrol, cheap cars, cheap beers, cheap restaurants, cheap office rentals, cheap housing, cheap education & everything.

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