Taxation

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The cost of living

This report from UK think tank the Centre for Social Justice looks at how to alleviate the

Energising enterprise

This report from UK think tank Bright Blue looks at reforming business taxes. If the UK's productivity

The last drop

This report from UK think tank Green Alliance looks at why it is not economic to extract

Rightfully rewarded

This report from UK think tank Bright Blue looks at reforming taxes on work and wealth. The

The economic damage inflicted by production taxes

This report from UK think tank EPICENTER looks at production taxes in France with a comparison with

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By Julian Jessop

The European Commission has proposed a tax on revenues raised from certain digital activities. However, this is essentially a political…

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By Christopher Snowdon

There should be no debate about whether taxes on food, alcohol, tobacco and soft drinks (‘sin taxes’) are regressive. It…

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By Zilvinas Silenas

Instead of comprehensive re-examination of the Energy Taxation Directive, the European Commission is examining whether ETD should continue the exemptions…

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By Conor D'Arcy; Torsten Bell

The wealth of Scottish households has grown rapidly in recent years and now exceeds £1 trillion for the first time.…

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By Matt Whittaker; Adam Corlett; George Bangham

The National Health Service will turn 70 on 5 July 2018, but public concern about its condition is at its…

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By Diego Zuluaga

Offshore financial centres (OFCs) are alleged to be hotbeds of tax evasion. Their role in facilitating individual and corporate tax…

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By Dr Eamonn Butler; Paul Saper

Eamonn Butler and Paul Saper argue that a long-term solution for social care requires older but wealthier people contributing more…

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By Various Authors

If we are to have a health and care system that meets the expectations of the population, we need to…

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By Various Authors

Foreign aid is often exempt from taxation in recipient countries. Research on the topic is sparse, debate infrequent, and the…

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By Len Shackleton

1. It is claimed that robots, algorithms and artificial intelligence are going to destroy jobs on an unprecedented scale. 2.…

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