‘”Everybody cut loose”.. but be prepared to pay for it in Europe. As Martin Armstrong notes, if you dance in a bar in Brussels, you must pay a tax!
The patrons of Bonnefooi, a cafe in the center of Brussels, last week received a visit from a City inspector.
The inspector asked them to pay the “tax dance.” Yes you read correctly. Brussels has a “dancing tax” written in the 50´s and as the government needs money, they have “revitalized” this tax since 2014.
For every customer who dances in a bar the owner has to pay €0.40 per night. They sent incognito civil servants to uphold this law.’