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Drivers of progressive tax

12/03/2013

A recent OECD report olooks at the progressivity of income tax systems in their 34 member countries. A progressive tax is often simply defined as one where you pay a higher rate at higher income, but the OECD goes a little further, incorporating social security contributions, child benefits and some other measures. They also consider different …



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