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fat tax

(informal) a tax levied in the form of higher duties or VAT on foods with a high fat content
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a tax imposed on or proposed for high-fat or otherwise unhealthy foodstuffs


Researchers claim a fat tax would save thousands of lives, but is a tax the right way to fight obesity?

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