French bookshops find novel way to fight VAT hike

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Following a hike in VAT on books in France, from 5.5% to 7%, stores are mulling a plan to refuse to stick new price tags on books.

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Following a hike in VAT on books from 5.5% to 7%, stores are mulling a possible 'labelling strike' where they would simply refuse to stick new price tags on books, reports The Guardian.