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  12/26/2012, Tevet 13, 5773

Steinitz: No 'Significant' New Taxes in 2013

"There will be no significant new taxes imposed next year," Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz said Wednesday, speaking to Army Radio (Galei Tzahal). "As things look now, we've imposed enough taxes."
The economic forecast for 2013 includes 3.5% growth, Steinitz said. "If we can draw investments from around the world, we will be doing well," he added.