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There's A Tax For That?

This is a quiz about some of the strange and bizarre taxes you'll find around the world and if you can name the countries they come from. 10 Questions.

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What country has a "Fat Tax" on foods such as butter and oil as a way to curb unhealthy eating habits?

  • Poland
  • Denmark
  • Switzerland
  • Sweden

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Which U.S. state taxes homeowners and businesses hooked up to city sewer treatment systems a monthly tax of $2.50 for producing wastewater?

  • Delaware
  • New York
  • Rhode Island
  • Maryland

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Prostituiton is legal in this country where they have to pay income tax and are charged a "Sex Tax" for their services. Can you name the country?

  • The Netherlands
  • Denmark
  • Germany
  • Austria

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What country taxes citizens that declare themselves to be "witches" with a 16% tax, plus collects health and pension payments from them?

  • Argentina
  • Greece
  • Mexico
  • Romania

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What country levied a "Fart Tax" on cow farmers when research said 50% of "greenhouse" gas emissions were caused by cows?

  • Ireland
  • New Zealand
  • Chile
  • Switzerland

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What area had its government officials persuade people to buy a quarter of a million packs more of cigarettes to stimulate a sagging economy?

  • Hubei Province, China
  • Armavir Province, Armenia
  • Nagano Prefecture, Japan
  • Moscow, Russia

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What country allows businesses to "write off" the cost of bribes on their corporate tax returns?

  • Italy
  • Germany
  • France
  • U.S.

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What country offers tax breaks to "sex industry" workers to deduct costs of "adult toys and lingerie"?

  • Thailand
  • Brazil
  • Japan
  • Australia

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The government of this country decided to tax "mooncakes" that are sold during festival time and are given as gifts to everyone. They collected $4.6 bil. worth of back taxes. What country was it?

  • India
  • Pakistan
  • China
  • Morocco

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What U.S. city charges a "Death Tax" in the form of a $50.00 fee to report a death to the Medical Examiners office?

  • Seattle, WA
  • Detroit, MI
  • Chicago, IL
  • Miami, FL