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The hidden tax you pay for waiting

More attention should be paid to reducing 'time taxes', which can have serious adverse effects on people's well-being

G'BYE, MATE: An Australian study has found that blood donors who face long waits come back less, or not at all.

IMAGINE that whenever you planned to do volunteer work, the government told you that you must also pay a small tax. Or suppose that whenever you gave money to charity, you were charged a levy. Or that every time you gave blood, you had to start by writing a cheque to the Internal Revenue Service