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Death by a Thousand Cuts

The Fight over Taxing Inherited Wealth

by Michael J. Graetz

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government policies,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Taxation,
  • Taxation law,
  • Political Science,
  • Consumer Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Taxation - General,
  • Personal Finance - Taxation,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Economics,
  • Law,
  • Political Philosophy,
  • Political Science / Economic Policy,
  • Political Science and International Relations,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7759272M
    ISBN 100691127891
    ISBN 109780691127897

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