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Soupmix for 2010-12-13

Tax gap visualised “The tax gap is the difference between collected tax and the potential total tax out there. The gap is caused by tax avoidance, evasion, black markets, errors and lack of “reasonable care” when filling in tax returns. Currently, the lowest estimate puts the figure at £42bn a year: the highest around £120bn. Either […]

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National debt and taxation: some international comparisons

Some visualisations from the US site Visual Economics. http://www.visualeconomics.com GDP vs national debt by country http://www.visualeconomics.com/gdp-vs-national-debt-by-country/ How wealthy countries tax their citizens http://www.visualeconomics.com/how-do-wealthy-countries-tax-citizens/ From Catherine Mulbrandon at  http://www.visualizingeconomics.com/ Tagline: ‘making the invisible hand visible’ Percentage of income going to the top 0.1 percent in five countries 1913-2004 http://www.visualizingeconomics.com/2007/03/14/comparing-income-of-top-01-percent-in-five-countries/ US Income of Top 0.1 Percent vs Marginal […]

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