Menu JTA Search

Israeli News Briefs

Download PDF for this date

Israel’s Parliament approved yesterday a land improvement law, tightening loopholes on the existing improvement tax which sets a capital gains levy on real estate transactions. The new law exempts to a large extent profits made in transactions on private dwellings.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund