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- Economic boon with lower taxes. Bernama // Malay Mail;6/26/2012, p22
The article compares the lower taxes collected by Malaysia at 21% of gross domestic product (GDP) leading to economic growth while the Group of eight developed nations (G8) and Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) nations are collecting 28% of GDP in taxes while Russia collects only 19% of GDP.
- Slovakia sees tax revenue to raise in 2014. // Regional Today;2/17/2014, p3
The article reports on the plan of Slovakia to increase its taxes in 2014, to reduce its budget deficit below the limit recommended by the European Union that is based on three percent of the gross domestic product.
- Are the better economic numbers another head fake? ROMBEL, ADAM // Business Journal (Central New York);3/15/2013, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p9
In this article, the author discusses the aspects of U.S. economy including tax increment, Gross Domestic Product growth, and unemployment rate.
- BUSINESS BRIEFS. // African Business;Apr2001, Issue 264, p8
Reports business developments in South Africa as of April 2000. Growth in the gross domestic product of Zambia due to addition of mining activity and foreign investor confidence; Allocation of 80 million dollar refurbishment to the Nkana copper smelter; Announcement of tax reforms by the...
- Rationalizing fiscal policy and strengthening public expenditure management. // OECD Economic Surveys: Austria;Jul2007, Vol. 2007 Issue 15, p147
On unchanged policies, and taking into account population ageing, Austria's debt is projected to rise as a share of GDP in the period to 2050, according to OECD projections. Although this increase is less sharp than in most other OECD countries, it implies a need for additional measures aiming...
- China's Fiscal Time Bomb. Lo, Chi // China Business Review;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p16
Deals with the fiscal status of China in 1999. Concerns and reason for its fiscal deficit; Factors which contributed to the decline in its tax-to-Gross Domestic Product ratio; Tax collection problems.
- Slowing Economic Progress. Miller, Reed // Industrial Heating;Oct2010, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p16
The article presents the author's views on the impact of upcoming tax increase in the U.S. According to the author, tax increase will inflict on jobs and gross development product (GDP) will surpass any presumed increase in tax revenues. The author states large U.S. companies do not know what to...
- Taxing considerations. Kacapyr, Elia // American Demographics;Mar98, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p28
Questions the taxation system in the United States. Average American's tax bill in 1997; Analysis on why big corporations do not pick up a larger share of the nation's tax bill; Argument on the taxes Americans pay that add up to an overall tax system, which is progressive or regressive;...
- Israeli Shekel Breaks Resistance. // Middle East & Africa Financial Alert;6/2/2003, Vol. 2 Issue 35, p5
In a late night session on May 28, 2003, the Israeli Knesset passed a vital package of spending cuts and tax hikes, designed to bring the 2003 budget deficit back in line with a target of three percent of gross domestic product. This represents a major hurdle crossed for the risk premium on...