impose a levy

See: assess, tax
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A former central bank governor in Cyprus has criticised a controversial plan to impose a levy on bank deposits.
Russian Deputy Finance Minister Anton Shatalov said on Monday that plans by Cyprus to impose a levy on bank deposits would be fair if it were imposed on interest earned on deposits.
The idea meets a proposal by President Jacques Chirac to impose a levy of one euro on tickets to help spread the benefits of globalization to people living on less than a euro a day.
Norway is in favour of a French idea to impose a levy on air fares to fund aid for developing countries.