Tax 'Experts' Target Costa Rica - Mary Anastasia O'Grady - The Wall Street Journal

"Some Costa Ricans know better: A coalition of antitax activists has launched a public information counteroffensive to inform citizens of the cost of the tax hike. A video called "Costa Risa," literally "Laugh Coast," that mocks the political class has gone viral on the Internet.

Whether the tropical tea party can prevail is far from clear, but its struggle ought not to be ignored, because it is a microcosm of a threat to the entire region."
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O'Grady: Tax 'Experts' Target Costa Rica
online.wsj.comIn The Wall Street Journal, Americas columnist Mary Anastasia O'Grady writes that the Inter-American Development Plan is cheering on a plan by President Laura Chinchilla to raise government spending through higher taxes.