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The Resource Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman

Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman

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Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman
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Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman
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eng
Summary
The essay considers: political economy and taxation; advantages of taxation; taxes and other sources of revenue; computability; simplicity; frugality in collection; constancy; divisibility; popularity; noninterference; equality; uncorruptiveness; unvexatiousness; unevasibility; review of existing or supposed taxes; motive influencing the framers of taxes; general observations on indirect taxes; custom house duties; the excise monopolies; taxes on particular classes or persons; direct taxes on objects of luxury; taxes on travelling and the conveyance of intelligence; taxes on justice; taxes on the transfer of property, on knowledge, on prudence, on ingenuity, and on health; taxes on rent, tythe, land tax; continuation of taxes on rent, poor rate, house and window tax; the poll-tax; legacy duty and stamp duty on probates of wills; the assessed taxes and stamp duties; turnpike and bridge tolls, barrières and harbour and light dues; taxes on vices; the income tax in England; an improved property tax; proposals for reform
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Norman, G.W
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International
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no index present
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English
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Brien, D.P
  • Creedy, J
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  • history of taxation
  • fiscal sociology
  • tax reform
  • property tax
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Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman
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Publication
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XLII, 209 p.
Isbn
9781848444850
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Taxation and the promotion of human happiness : an essay by George Warde Norman
Publication
Extent
XLII, 209 p.
Isbn
9781848444850

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      Rietlandpark 301, Amsterdam, 1019 DW, NL
      52.37366609999999 4.9336932
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