Report of the Policy Forum on Tax Reform and the Consumption Tax
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Published by John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English


  • Spendings tax,
  • Taxation

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Edition Notes

StatementJack Mintz. --
SeriesPolicy forum series -- 5, Policy forum series -- 5.
ContributionsMintz, Jack M., John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 35 p. ;
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26566273M

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