TITLE

Taxing Consumption

AUTHOR(S)
Feldstein, Martin S.
PUB. DATE
February 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;2/28/76, Vol. 174 Issue 9, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the need for implementation of consumption tax in the U.S. Opinion that the consumption tax would force all of those who enjoy a high standard of consumption to pay their fair share of taxes; Problems associated with the current tax system; Devices that can be used for financing consumption without paying tax; Fundamental inequity in the tax system; Discussion of the implementation of progressive consumption tax.
ACCESSION #
9997378

 

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