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Property Rights Alliance Releases its 2019 International Property Rights Index

Section: Members Highlights / WTA Blog
13 November 2019 | Property Rights Alliance / USA

USA

Property Rights Alliance, in partnership with the Foundation for Economic Freedom and Minimal Government Thinkers in the Philippines, released the 2019 International Property Rights Index. The Index measures the strength of physical property rights, intellectual property rights, and the legal and political environments that enforce them.

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UNITED KINGDOM: Policy Victory! Death tax hike axed

Section: Members Highlights / WTA Blog
13 November 2019 | Taxpayers’ Alliance (TPA) / United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Thanks to the efforts of my team at the TaxPayers’ Alliance’s efforts, plans to increase probate fees up to £6,000 have been scrapped. On October 12th the Justice Secretary Robert Buckland announced that a proposed rise in probate fees had been abolished. This is another huge victory for the TPA and taxpayers. It is terrific news that the justice minister has put the final nail in the coffin for this hated stealth death tax.

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CZECH REPUBLIC: WTA Chairman addresses tax panel at Financial Time Business Regulation Forum

Section: Members Highlights / WTA Blog
11 November 2019 | Taxpayers’ Alliance (TPA) / United Kingdom

United Kingdom

A Financial Times event gathered regulators, policy makers, academics and senior industry leaders in Prague to discuss the role, principles and impact of “better regulation”. After an address to the event by Andrej Babiš, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic, John O’Connell, Chairman and President of World Taxpayers Associations took to the stage with:

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