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Bill for government services

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The 2013 version is available here.

The 2012 version is available here.

The 2011 version is available here.
A cash register receipt represents an easy tool how to distribute the information and explain to ordinary people, where his/her taxes end and in what amount he/she contributes for public services. At the same time it provides with information on deficit spending per capita as well as growing public debt. Due to calculation method – per capita – it is clear, that the data only illustrate the costs of services, on the other hand, this method allows everyone to calculate, how much would the tax burden need to grow per capita, if, for example, the pensions should rise by 10%.

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Free public education

There is nothing like a free public education in Slovakia.

Every citizen financed public education via taxes on average amount of 340,0 Eur in 2010 (almost half of VAT per capita paid in 2010).