The government’s proposal to levy an exit tax on unrealised capital gains is meeting stiff opposition. Critics warn that it will hit family companies and undermine Sweden’s ability to absorb fast-growing start-up companies.
Melby Gård’s chairman, Rune Andersson, describes the tax as “hostile” and warns that it could cause companies to flee Sweden.
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