All land should be valued and taxed according to its assessed value. As well as making it possible to reduce or abolish unfair, economically inefficient taxes, this will help repair the broken UK land market - characterised by speculation and underuse - that has deprived many citizens of secure, decent accommodation, for the benefit of a small-but-powerful, wealthy minority.
The labour movement is a broad term for the development of a collective organisation of working people, to campaign for better working conditions and treatment from their employers and governments. While the labour movement is historically associated with the Labour
No human being has made land, and the value of a piece of land derives from such things as natural fertility, mineral deposits and its position in relation to public utilities, natural harbours, communications and population. Different pieces of land
Next meeting: 19:30 – 20:45 on 12th May 2021 Discussion topic: “Does the ‘Fairer Share’ proposal for a proportional property tax help or hinder the campaign for a land value tax?” Speakers: Andrew Dixon, Fairer Share Carol Wilcox, Labour Land
Simoney Kyriakou (Financial Times): Sunak must simplify Britain’s ‘burdensome’ tax code … Retaining or increasing distortional taxes will be a block to the British economy growing and harm all of us in the long-term 2 March 2021 Alexander Hammond and SamRead more