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[...] But, more generally, digital tools can improve our public services. Whatever it is you're trying to do, from processing tax returns to registering businesses – it's cheaper and more effective for governments to do it online and often easier for citizens too. And there's lots of taxpayers' money to be saved: shifting to eProcurement could save 100 billion euros a year. Meanwhile, tools like tele-health could transform how we provide healthcare, especially for long-term conditions. Letting older people stay at home, with dignity and independence.