21st-Century Economics: Understanding Taxation, 1st Edition

  • Chet'la Sebree
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502646161
  • ISBN-13: 9781502646163
  • DDC: 336.200973
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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What are taxes and what are they used for? Through this book, students will gain a general understanding of the obligatory fees each person in a country is required to pay the government. The text explains the history of taxation as well as the different types of taxes and their effects. Additionally, students will learn how important taxation is to modern economies and how taxation levels can rise or fall depending on a nation's financial health. Through real-world examples, readers will see how twenty-first century tax policies affect individuals, corporations, and countries.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Understanding Taxes.
1: Different Types of Taxes.
2: The History of US Taxes.
3: The Effects: Benefits and Drawbacks.
4: Tax Returns.
5: Changing Times.
Further Information.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Author.