No inheritance, gift or wealth tax. Nor do any of the real estate. It noted Jan Björklund when he – a little bit unnoticed, because he the same day announced his resignation – stating the Liberals ' input in the negotiations about the tax reform, which januariavtalet stipulates.
L reject new taxes on inheritance, gifts and wealth is excellent. Such is hardly possible to design without scaring away successful entrepreneurs.
With the property tax, however, is the matter of another. Buildings are not moving across the border. It is one of the reasons that it is often called the economists ' favoritskatt.
in Addition, there is an important fördelningspolitisk points to introduce a property tax – or at least to make the current fee is more proportional to property value.
The tax reform on the agenda, learn mean sharply reduced income taxes. Värnskatten will disappear.
It is excellent. Not only, therefore, to the strengthening of the drivers to work is good for the economy. But because it is an important principle that it is possible to work and not just inherit themselves rich in Sweden. And in this case, you must get to keep more of the salary.
But if a tax reform should go together can't the arrows only point downwards. Some increases are also required. And januariavtalet contains few proposals that fall in the latter category, in addition to the new charges, which would be a part of a green tax shift.
Reduced taxes for big-city high-income earners, who are paid with higher bensinskatter for glesbygdsbefolkning?
”Then we can soon have a sharp increase in the demand for the yellow jackets also in Sweden”, noted the former minister of finance, Anders Borg, when Economics association last week devoted a seminar to a tax reform.
There is something in it.