Israel Tax Policies since 2009 and Economic Growth
11 Pages Posted: 21 Feb 2021
Date Written: December 12, 2020
Almost all tax reforms in Israel since 1996 were ‘gradual’, ‘fine-tuning-style', and eventually had zero impact on the economic growth rate. The only exemption – corporate tax rate lowering was caused by the pressure of international competition. Some data and references are provided to the reader to illustrate this bleak and unimpressive picture.
Keywords: gradual reforms, tax cuts, tax revenues
JEL Classification: H30, H24, H25, P11
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