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Michael Keating. Taxation Reform

Fairness, Opportunity and Security Policy series edited by Michael Keating and John Menadue.  Oliver Wendell Holmes, the great American jurist, is reputed to have said, ‘I like to pay taxes. In this way I buy civilisation.’ However, in contrast to … Continue reading

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Michael Keating. An alternative budget strategy – Part 2

Part 2. An Alternative Budget Strategy  In the previous part of this comment, I suggested that the Budget did need to return to surplus over much the same time path as intended by the Government. There is nothing new in … Continue reading

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