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Managing the Next Deluge: A Tax System Approach to Flood Insurance


Charlene D. Luke


University of Florida - Fredric G. Levin College of Law

Aviva Abramovsky


Syracuse University College of Law

August 22, 2011

Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, Forthcoming
University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper

Abstract:     
This Article critiques the National Flood Insurance Program and proposes an alternative insurance plan that would use the strengths of the federal tax system to address the complexities of flood loss and provide basic coverage for all individuals. The Article also discusses the current tax rules applicable to flood loss and proposes methods for harmonizing such rules with the proposed program.

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Date posted: August 25, 2011  

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Luke, Charlene D. and Abramovsky, Aviva, Managing the Next Deluge: A Tax System Approach to Flood Insurance (August 22, 2011). Connecticut Insurance Law Journal, Forthcoming; University of Florida Levin College of Law Research Paper . Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1916191

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Charlene D. Luke (Contact Author)
University of Florida - Fredric G. Levin College of Law ( email )
P.O. Box 117625
Gainesville, FL 32611-7625
United States
352.273.0658 (Phone)
Aviva Abramovsky
Syracuse University College of Law ( email )
Syracuse, NY 13244-1030
United States
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