Paying taxes is considered to be a civic duty, and yet we often hear people moan and groan about these regular deductions - all the more so since not all forms of taxation seem to make economic sense.
And sometimes, it's tax breaks offered to some that others view as a grave injustice, because they themselves do not get the same preferential deal. This page collates recent DW content on the topic.
Irish low cost airline Ryanair has released its full year results for 2017. Spurred by an increase in passengers, net profit soared to 1.45 billion euros, up 10% compared to the year before. Ryanair seems to have weathered a difficult twelve months. But the coming year could be challenging.