published on NRC Handelsblad 25 juli 2018
Het Dutsch cabinet wants an aviation tax. Preferably on a European scale, or else they will introduce one on a domestically by 2021. State secretary Mennos Snel (Finance, D'66) asked organisations and civilians to provide comments on the proposal. The succesful lobby of the aviation industry is clearly visible in the current proposal - as a concerned civilian I provide 6 reasons why the aviation tax should be implemented immediately.