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Published by Quorum Books in Westport, Conn .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Taxation -- United States.,
  • Fiscal policy -- United States.,
  • Income tax -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas J. Reese.
LC ClassificationsHJ2381 .R35
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 237 p. ;
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4405526M
ISBN 100899300030
LC Control Number79008413

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