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Should the United States adopt the British system of assessing reality?

Tax Institute.

Should the United States adopt the British system of assessing reality?

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Published in New York .
Written in English

  • Land value taxation -- Great Britain.,
  • Land value taxation -- United States.,
  • Real property -- Valuation.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIts Forum pamphlet -- no. 2., Forum pamphlet (Tax Institute) -- no. 2.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16634962M

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