The brilliant Greek idea of instituting a new real estate tax and tying it to citizen's electric...

|By:, SA News Editor

The brilliant Greek idea of instituting a new real estate tax and tying it to citizen's electric bills stumbles as many can't or won't pay and electricians organize to reconnect power to anybody who has their juice shut off for non-payment. "This thing on top of all the other taxes and salary cuts has made people snap," says a suburban Athens mayor, fighting the bills in court.