Romania tries to tackle its recession by forcing its witches to pay income taxes.
Published: January 5, 2011 21:23 ET in Europe
A man watches pedestrians walking down a street May 10, 2001 in Sighisoara, Romania. Located in the heart of Transylvania, Sighisoara was the birthplace of Vlad Dracula “The Impaler” Tepes. Romania has decided to make its witches pay income taxes. Click to enlarge photo
In an effort to crack down on tax evasion and pull the nation out of a recession, Romania has decided to tax its witches. Romanian witches are not pleased and said they will respond by doing what they do best: casting a spell on the president and government.