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WASA chairman claims 'toilet tax' was not poorly handled

The chairman of the Water and Sewerage Authority claims the introduction of the sewerage charge - the so-called toilet tax - has not been handled badly.

News of the charge, set at £50 this year and rising year-on-year thereafter, was met with dismay and anger by many.

A petition against it collected more than 6,300 signatures.

It was presented to Tynwald this week, but members still voted in favour of its introduction.

WASA Chairman John Houghton:

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