Taxation and Economic Efficeincy in Jamaica
AbstractThis re[prt presents a quantitative ecomonic model used to determine the macroeconomic impact of tax reforms in Jamaica. We identify the magnitude and nature of changes to production, trade, and consumer welfare related to raising additional government funds.The current results suggest that simply increasing rates under the existing tax strucure will produce a low tax yield and high efficiency costs.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Center for Public Policy, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University in its series International Center for Public Policy Working Paper Series, at AYSPS, GSU with number paper0433.
Length: 46 pages
Date of creation: 01 Dec 2004
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Jamaica; taxation; economic efficiency;
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