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Taxation and economic growth

Fred Kakongoro Muhumuza

Taxation and economic growth

learning from the poor

by Fred Kakongoro Muhumuza

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Published by Republic of Uganda, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Oxfam GB in Uganda in Kampala, Uganda .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda,
  • Uganda.
    • Subjects:
    • Revenue -- Uganda.,
    • Taxation -- Uganda.,
    • Poverty -- Uganda.,
    • Uganda -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwritten by Fred K. Muhumuza & Charles Ehrhart.
      SeriesA UPPAP policy briefing paper ;, no. 1
      ContributionsEhrhart, Charles.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ4789.6 .M844 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p. ;
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3976584M
      LC Control Number2001295056

        The objective of excise taxation is to place the burden of paying the tax on the consumer. A good example of this use of excise taxes is the gasoline excise tax. Governments use the revenue from this tax to build and maintain highways, bridges, and mass transit systems. Only people who purchase gasoline -- who use the highways -- pay the tax. JCX (J ) Estimated Revenue Effects Of Sections - Contained In H.R. , The "Child Care For Economic Recovery Act," Scheduled For Consideration By The House Of Representatives On J

        Keynesian Taxation Theory. The initiator of the Keynesian taxation theory was John Keynes, who exposed its main principles in his book “The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money,” in which he advocated state interventions in the processes of market economy ing to Keynes, fast economic development must be based on a market expansion . H i: Taxation play a major role in the economic development and planning. SIGNIFICANCE OF THE STUDY This research is carried out mainly to identify the factors impending effective and efficient generation of revenue, economic development and planning in Ogbomosho North Local Government and also the judicious use of public funds.

      Chapter 9 TAXATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH Capital's avoidance reactions in response to taxation are the theme of this book. In "the short and medium run, these reactions are mostly manifested through the reallocation of existing capital among competing uses. Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Booth, Philip. Taxation, Government Spending and Economic Growth. London: London Publishing.


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Taxation and economic growth by Fred Kakongoro Muhumuza Download PDF EPUB FB2

Working papers from the Economics Department of the OECD that cover the full range of the Department’s work including the economic situation, policy analysis and projections; fiscal policy, public expenditure and taxation; and structural issues including ageing, growth and productivity, migration, environment, human capital, housing, trade and investment, labour markets, regulatory Cited by:   The authors then examine the evidence on the relationship between taxation and economic growth.

As well as reviewing recent literature, they also undertake new modelling that higher taxes are detrimental for growth.

In the final part of the book, the whole UK Taxation and economic growth book system is reconsidered in a proper economic : Taxation and Economic Growth Eric M.

Engen, Jonathan Skinner. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in November NBER Program(s):Public Economics. Tax reforms are sometimes touted to have strong macroeconomic growth effects. We consider the impact of a major tax reform on the long-term growth rates of the U.S.

economy using three by: Empirical analysis on taxation and related economic data help the readers to understand how data-based observations and results are linked to the theory of taxation, and more importantly economic growth, before offering appropriate policy prescriptions.

What does economic theory suggest about the relationship between economic growth and taxation. Income Taxes and Extreme Cases. In studying economic policies, it is always useful to study extreme cases. Extreme cases are situations such as "What if we had a % income tax rate?", or "What if we raised the minimum wage to $ an hour.

States or impede economic growth. In this paper, we reexamine the relation-ship between economic growth and taxation in light of the accumulated economic evidence, both from the United States and other countries.

While many economists would agree with the proposition that “high taxes are bad for economic growth,” we show that this. THE IMPACT OF TAXATION REVENUE ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA FROM CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY In a natural resources blessed country like Nigeria also with the operation of indigenous and foreign companies, the problem of underdevelopment should not be the topic of the day.

Thus the emphasis on taxation by one and all. relationship existed between taxation and economic growth in Nigeria. The result also, revealed a significant positive relationship at 5% level of significance between Petroleum profit tax, Company Income tax and economic growth, but a negative relationship between economic growth and customs and Excise Duties.

However, the tax components are. Taxation has a key role in a modern economy. Listed below are the ways in which governments can use taxation in a modern economy: Revenue generation: – Taxation is used by the government to raise revenues for its operations, infrastructure, welfare, education defense (Carnell, ).

The relationship between taxation and economic growth is complex, and relies in large part on the efficiency with which taxes are used. This column examines the impact of corruption on this relationship. The boost to welfare from reducing corruption is substantially larger than the marginal gains from optimising the tax rate for an existing level of government efficiency.

and taxation on economic growth. The authors of this monograph have taken a rigorous and data-driven approach to discovering and documenting the size of the state and how government spending and regulation affect the wider economy.

But, most importantly, they have undertaken a major and original statistical analysis of the economic costs of. The standard economic approach to taxation and development focuses on how economic change in fluences the evolution of the tax system.

In this approach, changes to the tax system re flect structural change. For example, a declining informal sector widens the tax net, the growth of larger firms creates a vehicle for compliance, and expansion.

taxation on economic growth can be explored. Explicit modelling of the individual decisions that contribute to growth allows the analysis of tax incidence and the prediction of growth effects.

This paper reviews the theoretical and empirical evidence to assess whether a consensus arises as to how taxation affects the rate of economic growth. But the role of taxation goes further than promoting economic growth.

Tax evasion and the siphoning of funds to tax havens deprive African countries of the fiscal benefits of growth. The development of effective tax responses to counter these challenges is also central to Africa‘s development agenda. Robert J. Barro's new book, Determinants of Economic Growth: A Cross-Country Empirical Study (Cambridge, MA, and London, UK: The MIT Press, ), provides an accessible and mercifully brief.

Taxation in Crisis: Tax Policy and the Quest for Economic Growth (Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions) [Thomakos, Dimitrios D., Nikolopoulos, Konstantinos I.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Taxation in Crisis: Tax Policy and the Quest for Economic Growth (Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions)Format: Paperback. of taxation and economic growth are at the heart of macroeconomic policies.

This part of the paper focuses on the key properties of the selected empirical studies investigating the relationship between economic growth and taxes. The literature review will not be limited only. to South African studies but will also focus on divert of results in.

Problems of taxation, in connexion with economic development, are generally discussed from two different points of view, which involve quite distinct, and often conflicting, considerations: the point of view of incentives and the point of view of who believe that it is the lack of adequate incentives which is mainly responsible for insufficient growth and investment are.

Boskin, Michael J, "Tax Policy and Economic Growth: Lessons from the s," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol.

2(4), pages-Eakin, Douglas, "Public-Sector Capital and the Productivity Puzzle," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 76(1), pages:hoo:wpaper:e is not listed on IDEAS.

Taxation and Economic Development: The State of the Economic Literature. hose who shape state and local fiscal policy have had a sustained interest in the role that taxation plays in the economic develop-ment of states, regions, cities, and special districts or zones. At least 75 studies of employment growth, investment growth, or firm.

Taxation in Crisis: Tax Policy and the Quest for Economic Growth (Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Banking and Financial Institutions) [Dimitrios D.

Thomakos, Konstantinos I. Nikolopoulos] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book offers a comprehensive guide to modern day taxation issues. It presents a thorough overview of many of the crucial aspects of applied taxation Author: Dimitrios D.

Thomakos. When evaluating the impact of taxation on economic growth, it is necessary to realize that taxation can be integrated into growth theories only through its impact on individual growth variables (Kotlán, ; Kotlán, Machová and Janíčková, ).

Impact of Taxation on Capital accumulation. Taxes have an impact on capital accumulation.The rest of this paper is organized as follows: Section 2 briefly reviews of the economic theory and empirical evidence linking taxation and growth. Section 3 introduces the data used and examines the trends in tax structures for the sample.