Everyone must chip in
The reduction of the tax threshold is a painful solution that must be enforced. No matter how fierce the fight against tax evasion is, it will still not cover public sector wages and pensions. The obvious solution is for everyone to shoulder the tax burden in a fair way. The amount of people not paying their taxes can be traced to years of clientelism pervading society. Broadening the tax base is the only viable solution to today’s impasse.