Published on 01 Jan 03
by "AUSTRALIAN TAX FORUM" JOURNAL ARTICLE
Previous work on measuring Australia's land wealth is reviewed and a time series of Australian land values constructed for most of the twentieth century. Estimates are
made of Australian land income and compared with Australian tax revenues. It is demonstrated that Australia could finance tax cuts and international tax competition for labour and capital tax bases through higher fiscal contributions from land revenues.
Terry is Visiting Fellow, National Centre for Development Studies, Asia Pacific School of Economics and Management, Australian National University.
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06 January 2003