Tax laws are the rules and regulations that stipulate how, when, and how much must be paid in taxes to local, state, and federal authorities.

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Tax Revenue Definition
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What Is the Tampon Tax?
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How a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Works
Regressive, Proportional, and Progressive Taxes: What's the Difference?
What Is a Value-Added Tax (VAT)?
Goods and Services Tax (GST)
Tax Forms, Pencil and Receipts
Regressive Tax
What Is Taxation?
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Introduction to Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act
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Understanding Section 1250
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A Brief History of Taxes in the U.S.
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How Do Tariffs Protect Domestic Industries?
Why Delaware Is Considered a Tax Shelter
Ability-To-Pay Taxation
Double Taxation
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What Is the Tax-to-GDP Ratio?
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Economic Growth And Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (EGTRRA)
Agreements concluded (but not necessarily in force) between the US and other countries to implement FATCA (May 2014)
What Is the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)?
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How Did the Biggest Tax Hike in U.S. History Affect the U.S. Economy?
Tax-Advantaged
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Why the Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax Won't Hurt You (Probably)
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Economic Recovery Tax Act of 1981 (ERTA)
Pump Priming Definition
What Are Common Reasons for Governments to Implement Tariffs?
What Is a Surtax?
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IRS Publication 15-A: Employer's Supplemental Tax Guide
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Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
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Advance Corporation Tax (ACT)
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Loss Disallowance Rule (LDR)
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Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)
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Tax And Price Index (TPI)
Do Nonprofit Organizations Pay Taxes?
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Jobs And Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 (JGTRRA)
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Tobacco Tax/Cigarette Tax
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What Is the Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes (PATH) Act?
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC)
Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes (DOTAS)
Tax Reform Act of 1986
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Fiscal Cliff Definition
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Border Adjustment Tax (BAT)
Tax Forms, Pencil, and Receipts
Tax Arbitrage
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What is Canada's Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)?
MLPs and Limited Partnerships: How They Differ
Cash dividends literally represent money sent to you in the mail or direct deposited into your bank account. The goal of successful investing is to be able to have cash dividends pour into your life regularly so you don't need to work unless you desire.
Accelerated Cost Recovery System (ACRS)
Hidden Taxes
Defining Pick-Up Tax
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183-Day Rule
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What Is Dynamic Scoring?
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Formal Tax Legislation
Windfall Tax
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How Does a Tax Lien Work?
What Is the Kiddie Tax?
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What Is a Taxable Spinoff?
IRS Publication 78
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What Is a Tax Lien Foreclosure?
Tax-Free Spinoff
You can use your annual gift tax exemption to lower estate taxes by reducing the value of your estate.
Welfare Loss Of Taxation Definition
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Ability to Pay
Abatement Definition

Fiscal Policy