TITLE

Germany needs a fuel tax; it isn't likely

AUTHOR(S)
Reinking, Guido
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Automotive News;9/10/2007, Vol. 82 Issue 6272, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on the efforts in Germany to limit carbon dioxide emissions from vehicles. According to the author, the tax on vehicle purchases should be abolished because it's not car ownership that burdens roads and the environment but car usage, and usage is best taxed with a higher levy on fuel.
ACCESSION #
27009039

 

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