Tax Deductions for Household Services

The introduction of a new law allowing generous tax deductions for household services, such as cleaning, gardening and child care, has sparked widespread debate here.

In a country famed for its equality, where salary and class differences until recently were slight, many see the very fact that such a market exists in Sweden as a sign the country is changing irrevocably. Mark Cummins has more:

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