Saturday 16 December 2017

A tax too far

• "Come on folks . . . it's just €2 per week, and it's for public services," keened the great one.

I have to say, that's a great deal, actually, and would be first in the queue to pay, if only. . .

If only I hadn't to pay car tax, again to be raised; if I hadn't to pay for a television licence; if I hadn't to pay for electricity, gas, refuse collection and tolls on the road.

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