Posts Tagged by Property Tax
|October 16, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
Who doesn’t want to be a landlord? Without inventing a better mousetrap or starring in a Hollywood movie, you can rake in a fortune.
|October 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
How’d you like to pay your community, not landlords or banks, for the land under your home? It’d improve equity and efficiency.
|September 4, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
The Financial Times, the main business press of the UK, has the guts that the Wall Street Journal of the US lacks.
|August 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
Voters in Canada’s Winnipeg have a chance to elect a leader with the guts to confront land speculation and thus improve the city.
|August 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
Solar firms have found friends in sunny California, but if those friendly politicos want to get serious, they must fine polluters.
|June 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
The Guardian’s George Monbiot slams his Labour Party for rejecting a tax on land value and caving in to conservatives.
|March 25, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Uncategorized|
No longer are well-connected companies mere parasites, now they’re full-fledged econ-eaters! How much will be left when they’re done?
|March 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
Great Britain’s press comes thru again with support for sanity in tax policy, well ahead of the press of other nations.
|November 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
Instead of laughing at a great idea, Portlandia’s press praises it.
|November 5, 2013||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
One way to prosperity is how Singapore did it. They figured out what to do with land value, with the money people pay for a location. That freed them up to choose smart taxes, not dumb ones. Could other places copy the Singapore way? Find out.
|November 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
The real state is real estate; land speculators rule the land. If you’re not getting an exemption for your land, then you’re paying more tax so speculators can pay less.
|October 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
The biggest magazine on economics tells it like it should be.
|July 26, 2013||Posted by Staff under Uncategorized|
The granddaddy of business magazines says, in print, that Governments should make more use of land taxes. Taxes on immovable property are the most growth-friendly. They make it more expensive to buy purely for speculation, restraining booms. Developers don’t hoard undeveloped land. Globalized firms and skilled people can’t dodge them. This 2013 excerpt is from The Economist, Jun 29.
|June 7, 2011||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Uncategorized|
When the value of good land rises Charities get bumped as speculators get rich What if a charity cant afford the land it has been on? What if public spending ups the land value of a rich landowner? Whats […]
|December 10, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Uncategorized|
Nobelist Stiglitz Calls for George’s Tax Irish Austerity Plan Includes Land Tax Is geoism catching on? We trim, blend, and append six 2010 articles from: (1) BBC, Nov 24, on Irish austerity; (2) Left Foot Forward, Nov 24, on Irish […]