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"In 1816, the British parliament repealed the temporary income tax that William Pitt the Younger had introduced in 1789 to finance the Napoleonic war. The MPs hated the tax so much that they even agreed that all documents connected with it should be collected, cut into pieces and pulped. When the income tax was reintroduced in Britain in 1842 by …
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Paul Sweeney is former Chief Economist of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions. He was a …
Sean holds an B.Sc in Applied Physics from Dublin City University and an M.Sc. in …
Vic Duggan is an independent consultant, economist and public policy specialist catering …