Witchcraft Now a Legal Profession in Romania
...which means they have to pay income taxes
By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff
Posted Jan 4, 2011 3:45 AM CST
Witches, astrologers, and driving instructors are now liable for income tax on their earnings in Romania.   (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

(Newser) – Romania's witches aren't happy about a change in the country's labor laws that makes witchcraft a recognized profession. The move, part of a crackdown on tax evasion, will make it harder for witches to avoid paying income tax, AP reports. One witch has threatened to cast a spell using black pepper and yeast to create discord in the country's government as revenge.

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Aitchondo
Jan 4, 2011 6:58 AM CST
You'd thought as witches they'd seen that coming. I need a beer.
Just_Dave
Jan 4, 2011 5:01 AM CST
This is all an effort to attract Christine O'Donnell to their country. I say we support their efforts.