Tax benefits for periphery residents extended through June

Tax benefits for residents of periphery communities in Israel were extended through June 30th, Moshe Kahlon's office announced on Wednesday.
The benefits were due to expire on December 31st, 2018 before the extension was passed.
"These benefits are part of the socioeconomic revolution that we have taken up in the last four years, and these benefits are the difference between being in the negative and the positive for these residents," Kahlon said in a statement.