Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

  • Instead of the Dole: An Enquiry into Integration of the Tax and Benefit Systems book cover

    Instead of the Dole

    An Enquiry into Integration of the Tax and Benefit Systems

    By Hermione Parker

    This book, first published in 1989, assesses the existing tax and benefit systems as being beyond repair, and examines the case for integration. Integrated tax/benefit systems change the basis of entitlement from contribution record and contingency to citizenship and need. Having shown that full…

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    Routledge Library Editions: Taxation

    By Various

    This set gathers together ten essential texts on Taxation. Covering the history of taxation from the seventeenth century to the modern day, these titles range over tax legislation, income taxes, taxation in communist countries, tax and government, and universal income.…

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  • From Creditor to Debtor: The U.S. Pursuit of Foreign Capital—The Case of the Repeal of the Withholding Tax book cover

    From Creditor to Debtor

    The U.S. Pursuit of Foreign Capital—The Case of the Repeal of the Withholding Tax

    By Giuseppe Ammendola

    This study, first published in 1994, examines an important issue, the repeal of the thirty percent withholding tax imposed by the US on interest payments to non-resident alien individuals and foreign corporations, that is emblematic of the US quest for foreign capital in the 1980s. It presents an…

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  • English Taxation, 1640-1799: An Essay on Policy and Opinion book cover

    English Taxation, 1640-1799

    An Essay on Policy and Opinion

    By William Kennedy

    This work, first published in 1913, deals with the causes which led to the imposition of the various taxes which were levied down to and including the first income tax act (1799). Indeed, for an understanding of the system of taxation of the nineteenth century a knowledge of that which preceded it…

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  • The Incidence of Income Taxes book cover

    The Incidence of Income Taxes

    By Duncan Black

    In this book, first published in 1939, an analysis is given of the incidence both of partial income taxes, that is of income taxes which are levied on the incomes arising from particular lines of industry, and of a general income tax.…

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  • The Macroeconomic Effects of War Finance in the United States: Taxes, Inflation, and Deficit Finance book cover

    The Macroeconomic Effects of War Finance in the United States

    Taxes, Inflation, and Deficit Finance

    By Lee E. Ohanian

    This book, first published in 1998, presents a quantitative investigation of the macroeconomic effects of different fiscal and monetary policies that have been used to finance wars in the US. It examines both positive and normative effects of historical government policies.…

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  • Taxation by Political Inertia: Financing the Growth of Government in Britain book cover

    Taxation by Political Inertia

    Financing the Growth of Government in Britain

    By Richard Rose, Terence Karran

    This book, first published in 1987, is a study of the political processes that underlie the determination of taxation – and much else – in the centuries-old government of Britain. Governments inherit a large legacy of policies, and it is the inertia force of past commitments that determine much of…

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  • Taxation in Centrally Planned Economies book cover

    Taxation in Centrally Planned Economies

    By P.T. Wanless

    Economists studying comparative economic systems have generally neglected the important question of taxation in socialist countries. This is somewhat surprising since taxation plays an important role in the regulation of economic activity in these countries. This book, first published in 1985, aims…

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  • Taxing Personal Wealth: An Analysis of Capital Taxation in the United Kingdom—History, Present Structure and Future Possibilities book cover

    Taxing Personal Wealth

    An Analysis of Capital Taxation in the United Kingdom—History, Present Structure and Future Possibilities

    By C.T. Sandford

    This book, first published in 1971, presents an analysis of the taxes levied on wealth or capital – death duties, annual wealth taxes and capital gains taxes. It provides a comprehensive study of these taxes, and recommends a series of measures, including the replacement of certain taxes, that…

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  • The Income Tax and the Progressive Era book cover

    The Income Tax and the Progressive Era

    By John D. Buenker

    This book, first published in 1985, investigates the enactment of the federal income tax as a case study of an important Progressive Era reform. It was a critical issue that likely divided people along socioeconomic lines, thus helping to provide insight into the debate over the ‘class origins’ of…

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  • The Impact of Tax Legislation on Corporate Income Security Planning for Retirees book cover

    The Impact of Tax Legislation on Corporate Income Security Planning for Retirees

    By Ruth Ylvisaker Winger

    This book, first published in 1991, explores the complexities of the relationship between acts of Congress and nine major US corporations regarding employer-sponsored retirement plans. The study was designed to discover if and why corporate decision makers respond to the Congress tax incentives or…

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