UK Asks Wealthiest Flyers to Fund New Departure Tax Freeze
Benjamin Katz and Richard Weiss, Bloomberg
The airline industry's relentless calls for the abolition of the hated air passenger duty have been ignored in favor of a sleight of hand, which passes the burden on to those traveling in premium cabins or private jets. Given the country's lackluster economic outlook, it was probably the best anyone could have expected.
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