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Poor Pay the Most Tax

This short film explains the surprising fact that in the UK it is the 10% of poorest families who actually pay the most tax - 47%.


The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.

Poor Pay the Most Tax © Simon Duffy 2012.

All Rights Reserved. No part of this paper may be reproduced in any form without permission from the publisher except for the quotation of brief passages in reviews.

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