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Net zero and the tax system

This report from UK think tank the Institute for Government looks at a coherent tax strategy to

Fair welfare

This report from UK think tank the Centre for Policy Studies looks at a more contributory welfare

Pulling down the ladder

This report from UK think tank IPPR looks at the case for a proportional property tax. The

Tax and spending questions facing the government in autumn 2021

This report from UK think tank the Institute for Government assesses the public finance forecasts and what

Taxation matters

This report from UK think tank EPICENTER looks at how competition can help restart Europe. As the

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By Laura Gardiner; Adam Corlett

Over the past 18 months, research for the Intergenerational Commission has illustrated how the assumption that each generation will do…

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By Otto Lehto

The idea of a universal basic income (UBI) is that the state should give to all citizens (or residents) a…

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By Jacob Lundberg

As a general rule, local governments are exempt from VAT in the EU. Thus, VAT is not payable on the…

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By Laura Gardiner

This report assesses the role that intergenerational family transfers – inheritances and gifts – will play in addressing the generational…

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By Naomi Clayton; Simon Jeffrey; Anthony Breach

Cities have a crucial role to play in supporting inclusive growth. But with few powers to control or raise taxes…

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By Louis Rostain

6 December marks Credit Day across the European Union. This is the day when, on average, European countries' central administrations…

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By Massimiliano Trovato; Diego Zuluaga

In the wake of the Ecofin meeting that took place in Tallinn on September 15-16, the European Commission published a…

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By Harry Quilter-Pinner; Charlotte Snelling

Adult social care has been cut substantially since the onset of austerity. This is increasingly having severe consequences on the…

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By Laura Gardiner

Beyond facing down expected economic downgrades and clarifying the direction on Brexit, resetting the agenda on intergenerational fairness has emerged…

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By Ben Southwood

New report sets out why the UK should abolish Stamp Duty Land Tax. Taxing transactions of Britain’s £7.5tn stock of…

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