Category Archives: Law and policy

Euthanasia in Norway: Is the “Good Death” Moving to the North?

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It was attempted to legalize euthanasia four times. The last time this matter was discussed not that long ago, in 2013. The government’s response is yet an unambiguous “no”. However, legalization of euthanasia still remains a hot topic among its supporters and opponents.  According this, one question is of paramount interest: what makes Norwegians return to the initial debates on Euthanasia?

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Are Children in Norway Taken into Care out of Hand?

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Immigrant families raising young children shudder from stories told by fellow-countrymen. „In Norway children are taken into care and given out for adoption.“ ; “They take children from our families so that homosexuals have somebody to adopt.“ ; „We are packing our things and returning to the homeland. The child is of a bigger value compared to decent salary.“

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Norway in the European Union? No!

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This year European Parliament elections were held. EU citizens elected the politicians that represent their interests best. Norwegians didn’t do it. Norway is also a part of Europe, but Norway in the European Union… maybe it’s a plan for the future. Did you know, why?

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Holders of Mortgage Loans in Norway Pay Less Income Tax

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How to pay less taxes in Norway?

The income tax can be reduced by deducting mortgage interest (rente) from income.

It is not a secret that people who have mortgage can get a significant tax advantage by doing tax returns (selvangivelse). In this way, you can save several thousand of crowns and you will not need any intermediary agencies assistance.

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