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A Derry man living in Donegal says he will go to jail before he pays the tax to import his car to the republic. The man, who didn't want to be identified, was speaking after customs threatened to take his car from his wife yesterday. The man says his wife, who is six months pregnant, was asked to pay eight hundred euro on the spot when she was stopped at a checkpoint. He's been speaking to Enda McClafferty.



A Donegal woman who didn't pay Vehicle Registration Tax is interviewed during her six-hour stand-off with customs officials.



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