Videos less than a minute long with the trademark watermark and slide, transistion introduction showing the building from which Daesh ran the Zakat, or tax office functionally destroyed.
The raising of tax and imposing ‘fines’ on the locals of Raqqah was one way the Daeshbags made so much money (June 2015)
“When I take chickens that I have bought from farmers in the rural areas to Raqqa the first thing I have to do is go to the zakat office and pay the standard 2.5 per cent. They then give me a voucher that allows me to sell the produce in the city.”
Amaq July – August 2017