Germany’s SPD Want a Capital Tax to Help Poor, Handelsblatt Says

May 7 (Bloomberg) -- Germany’s Social Democratic Party wants to reintroduce a capital tax to narrow the gap between rich and poor in the country, Handelsblatt reported today, citing Joachim Poss, the opposition party’s deputy Bundestag group leader.

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