The Tax System in Industrialized Countries: Tax System In Indusrialized Co by Ken MessereThe Tax System in Industrialized Countries: Tax System In Indusrialized Co by Ken Messere

The Tax System in Industrialized Countries: Tax System In Indusrialized Co

EditorKen Messere

Hardcover | December 1, 1998

Pricing and Purchase Info

$285.75 online 
$502.50 list price save 43%
Earn 1429 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

This volume is the only book to provide a comparative and systematic analysis of the tax systems of the major industrialized nations (the G7 plus Netherlands, Spain, and Sweden) over the last decade. An introductory chapter compares the tax levels, structures, and systems of the ten, notesdifferences between government preoccupations in mid-1980s and mid-1990s, and unusual tax features of particular countries, before speculating on likely changes in the remaining years of the century. In the ten main chapters, individual national experts providein a standardized format to facilitatecomparisondetails of all the significant taxes and important changes in relation to specific policy considerations such as fiscal deficits, savings and investment incentives, income distribution effects, and administrative and compliance costs. The country chapters conclude with a summary of recentand prospective tax reforms, which in each case takes account of the underlying economic conditions and political climate.
Ken Messere is at Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
Tax Policy: Theory and Practice in OECD Countries
Tax Policy: Theory and Practice in OECD Countries

by Ken Messere

$340.53$562.50

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

Title:The Tax System in Industrialized Countries: Tax System In Indusrialized CoFormat:HardcoverDimensions:450 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.18 inPublished:December 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198293313

ISBN - 13:9780198293316

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Tax System in Industrialized Countries: Tax System In Indusrialized Co

Reviews

Table of Contents

1. Ken Messere: An Overview2. Richard M. Bird, David B. Perry, and Thomas A. Wilson: Canada3. Laurence Blotnicki and Chrisophe Heckly: France4. Willi Leibfritz, Wolfgang Buttner, Ulrich van Essen: Germany5. Laura Castellucci: Italy6. Hiromitsu Ishi: Japan7. Flip de Kam: The Netherlands8. M. A. Lasheras and Isabel Menendez: Spain9. Krister Andersson and Leif Muten: Sweden10. Andrew Dilnot and Gary Stears: United Kingdom11. Janet G. Stotsky and Emil M. Sunley: United StatesIndex

Editorial Reviews

"The book excels in the comparison of tax statistics, using comprehensive OECD and national data....The contributors to The Tax System in Indusrialized Countries provide many thoughtful observations about current tax problems."--Tax Notes International