From adjusted gross income to zoning and property taxes, The Encyclopedia of Taxation and Tax Policy, CD-ROM Edition offers the first complete guide to taxes and tax-related issues. More than 150 tax practitioners and administrators, policy-makers, and academics contributed. The result is a unique and authoritative reference that examines virtually all tax instruments used by governments (individual income, corporate income, sales and value-added, property, estate and gift, franchise, poll, and many variants of these taxes), as well as characteristics of a good tax system, budgetary issues, and many current federal, state, local, and international tax policy issues. Each essay provides the generalists with a quick and reliable introduction to many topics but also gives tax specialists the benefit of the best thinking of other experts in a manner that makes the complex understandable. Reference lists point the reader to additional sources of information for each topic. The CD-ROM edition is searchable by topic, author, and keyword. Published in cooperation with the National Tax Association.The NTA espouses no particular public finance program, policy, or viewpoint, nor does it promote any legislative agenda. ... The 1994 report, for example, entitled Research in Progress on Taxation and Public Finance Topics, included 283 projects by 166 different researchers. ... The papers presented at the associationa#39;s annual conference are published in the Proceedings of the Annual Conference onanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Encyclopedia of Taxation and Tax Policy|
|Author||:||Joseph J. Cordes, Robert D. Ebel, Jane Gravelle|
|Publisher||:||Urban Inst Press - 1999|