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A Simplified Version of the Mirrlees Optimal Taxation Model


Hak Choi


Chienkuo Technology University - Department of International Business; Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research

August 1, 2011


Abstract:     
Income tax is one of the most important fiscal tools and Mirrlees suggested taxing people according to their ability. This paper proves that the Mirrlees suggestions are inoperative, subjective or contradictory.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 5

Keywords: Income Tax, Compensation Principle

JEL Classification: H21, H24

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Date posted: August 3, 2011 ; Last revised: August 5, 2011

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Choi, Hak, A Simplified Version of the Mirrlees Optimal Taxation Model (August 1, 2011). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1904073 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1904073

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Chienkuo Technology University - Department of International Business ( email )
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