The government of Sweden is considering to impose additional taxes on airline tickets
The Swedish government is considering to impose a tax on airline ticket due to less VAT, cheap airlines, and greenhouse gasses. Talking with the journalist Per Bolund stated that taxes will be charged depending on the distance from 80 to 430 Kr to per single ticket which will be $8.8 to $48. This proposed consideration will be added in 2018 budget and it will be implemented from 1st January 2018. One of the members of Green Party Sweden expressed that this tax is a kind of reformation. However, Opposition is totally against it. they stated that this will lead the traffic to the neighbor country. And might move all those airline offices and companies.