Going against trend, there’s some good news coming out of India.
Yay! Breakout the balloons, you won’t have to pay tax on your pads!
#LahuKaLagaan or the Tax on Blood
According to India’s Acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal, “Sisters and mothers will be happy to hear that sanitary pads have been given a 100% exemption and brought down to a tax rate of zero.”
Yes, sisters and mothers, rejoice! The Indian Government in all of their infinite wisdom and compassion has decided not to steal from you monthly on this one.