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Italian government modifies financial transaction tax in latest budget bill, to levy 0.12% on share transactions from March 2013, 0.10% from 2014 according to a document

- Government plans 0.22% tax on over the counter share transactions from 2013, 0.2% from 2014.
- Government to exempt market makers, share transactions on companies with market capitalisation lower than EUR 500mln from transactions tax.

Print 11:19, 13 Dec 2012 - European Equities - Source: Newswires