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Return-Free Tax Systems

Testimony Before the President's Advisory Panel on Federal Tax Reform

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Document date: May 17, 2005
Released online: May 17, 2005

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Issues in Return-Free Systems

  • What are Return-Free Systems?
  • What is the Problem They Seek to Correct?
  • What is the Private-Sector Response?
  • Who Can Benefit from Return-Free Systems?
  • What Tax System Changes are Needed to Make Them Work?
  • Are They a Substitute for Tax Simplification?


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