Old Jan 27, 05, 3:34 pm
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Dovster
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Originally Posted by SJCFlyerLG
Ah, but how do you feel about the anti-tax crusader (Bush, R-USA) proposing to double the ticket tax? Maybe we'll here that it was the largest tax increase in aviation history from the Dittohead society? I should live so long.
There is a similar thread in Omni in which I just posted my answer. It is rather lengthy and I don't want to double-post by repeating it here. It comes down to this: This new tax may well force some airlines into Chapter 11.
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