Income tax-free countries

Canada gets a lot of negative attention over its taxes. And, at a time of year when some refund cheques barely cover a monthly smartphone bill, perhaps rightfully so.

The reality is that Canada's duties aren't so unjust on the global scale - our nation's income tax rates are far from the highest in the world - but with countries like these out there, Canuck taxes are tough to swallow, nonetheless. As you count your refund, and as Stephen Harper prepares to resume Parliament after pledging to keep taxes flat to get re-elected, MSN looks at some of the nations on earth where there are no taxes - and the worries that come with them.

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