TITLE

Fit for porpoise

AUTHOR(S)
Reid, Robert
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Money Marketing;5/28/2009, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the impact of the rules and regulations in the capital gains tax (CGT) to the business sectors in Great Britain. He analyzes that the rules and regulations regarding taxation needs to be changed in order to promote savings to savers. He believes that savers will become investors that will affect the disposition of the market in the future.
ACCESSION #
41894802

 

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