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Photos: Tehran Bazaar On Strike Over Tax Row With Government

Photos by Amir Kholoosi, ISNA, Tehran

Traders in Tehran's grand bazaar went on strike on Tuesday in protest at increased income taxes in a year of slow business, ISNA news agency reported. "This morning most businesses including jewelry and fabric shops shut down to protest at a lack of agreement with the tax office" over taxes of the previous Iranian year, which ended March 21, ISNA said. (read related news by AFP)


The strike could expand since the jewelers' guild has said it will join it on Wednesday

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