A NEGATIVE INCOME TAX AND LOW INCOME FARM FAMILIES

An efficient procedure is proposed for making welfare payments to low income farm families. This is a negative income tax. It uses the income tax system for linking directly transfer payments to income needs, without unduly adverse effects on resource allocation. The negative income tax proposal is considered in relation to rural adjustment and reconstruction.


Issue Date:
1972-08
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/22801
Published in:
Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 16, Number 2
Page range:
102-114
Total Pages:
13




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