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Unfair taxation in Afghanistan costs US taxpayers millions and impacts our security

Thursday, December 28, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Howie Lind
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As most people focus on the new tax bill just passed by Congress and signed by President Trump, another brewing tax issue could cost American taxpayers millions of dollars.

Afghan officials are demanding that the thousands of government contractors working in Afghanistan in support of the departments of Defense and State pay unsubstantiated taxes. These tax bills eventually will find their way back to the American taxpayer for payment.

The U.S. government already provides billions of dollars in support to Afghanistan and made an agreement to be exempt from these taxes at the national level — including those contractors who supported these efforts....

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