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Reform of local government finance

David Eversley

Reform of local government finance

the limitations of a local income tax, evidence submitted to the Committee of Inquiry into Local Government Finance.

by David Eversley

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Published by Centre for Environmental Studies in London .
Written in English


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SeriesResearch papers -- 16.
ContributionsGreat Britain. Committee of Inquiry into Local Government Finance.
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Open LibraryOL21681998M

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