Tax burden higher than in 1975

October 24, 2007 11:16 AM

An interesting snippet from Greg Mankiw's blog - according to the OECD tax revenue as a share of GDP in the UK is higher than it was in 1975, the hight of Old Labour socialism. This needn't be the case if our politicians didn't act as a high-tax cartel.


Nyt_taxes

An interesting snippet from Greg Mankiw's blog - according to the OECD tax revenue as a share of GDP in the UK is higher than it was in 1975, the hight of Old Labour socialism. This needn't be the case if our politicians didn't act as a high-tax cartel.


Nyt_taxes

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