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Press articles on Land Tax

MoneyWeek - Want growth? Scrap income tax and introduce a location tax - by Merryn Somerset Webb March 2012

FT - Osborne well knows that Tories tax wealth at their peril - by Paul Goodman March 2012

MoneyWeek - Why a Martian would never manufacture in Britain - by Merryn Somerset Webb March 2012

Life imitates art, as Berkshire countryside inspiring Watership Down is threatened by developing zealots - by David Cooper (ALTER) February 2012

FT - Tax England's green and pleasant land - by Samuel Brittan February 2012

FT - Economics and society: Barrier to a breakthrough By Robin Harding February 2012

Tory Reform Group website - Progressive Conservatives should support a Land Value Tax!' February 2012

International Business Journal - OECD to Northern Europe: Raise Your Property Taxes February 2012

Mark Drakeford, Labour AM for Cardiff West, led a short debate on the subject 'A Land Value Tax for Wales' February 2012

BBC - Empty shop numbers 'set to rise in 2012' February 2012

Intergenerational Foundation - Could a land value tax ease the housing crisis? - by Heather Wetzel in ? November 2011

Phillip Inman in The Guardian - The sale of state assets such as Northern Rock raises issues about tax November 2011

Richard Murphy in Public Finance - Occupying common ground November 2011

Kate Allen in The Guardian - Tax, auction and banking: how to release the value of Britain's land November 2011

The Guardian - Only nine pay council tax in enclave for super-rich November 2011

Patch.com (Pennsylvania) - Property Taxes: Something the Left and Right Can Agree On October 2011

Charity support for anti-planning reform petition with Wildwood boss Peter Smith arguing LVT would help to protect wildlife October 2011

Elizabeth Rigby in FT - Tory MP risks 'career suicide' in backing land tax September 2011

Tony Vickers on landvaluescape.org - Cross-Party progress on Tax Shifting September 2011

Dave Wetzel interview on Land Value Tax on BBC's Politics Show September 2011

Jessica Irvine in The Sydney Morning Herald - Land is the best hope for fixing tax system September 2011

George Eaton in The New Statesmen - The right warms to property taxes August 2011

Robert Lee, Tax News.com - UK Lib Dems To Debate Land Tax Proposals August 2011

Andrew Grice in The Independent - Coalition divided over Cable's plan for land tax August 2011

James Kirkup, The Daily Telegraph - Lib Dem tax plan to 'target' wealthy suburbs August 2011

Simon Wilson in MoneyWeek - Should we have a Land Value Tax? July 2011

George Eaton in The Statemen - The Lib Dems' new property tax plan June 2011

The Daily Telegraph - Blanchflower: Suspend NI on jobs for the young May 2011

David Cooper in the Guardian - Land tax is fair, and it's not just a fringe issue May 2011

Phillip Inman in the Guardian - Tax property, not people, for a fairer society May 2011

Moneyweek - The core aim of UK economic policy... Dec 2010

Irish Government announces new "site value tax" from 2012 Nov 2010

Jason Cowley - The coming battle over land and property : New Statesman Oct 2010

BBC - Land value tax costs unveiled by Scottish Greens Oct 2010

James Forsyth, The Spectator - Vince's land tax land grab Sept 2010

Philippe Legrain in The Times - Tax land - it can't be hidden from the Revenue Jun 2010

Philippe Legrain in the Guardian - Another dangerous property boom Apr 2010

Philippe Legrain in FT - Tax land or carbon emissions, but not hard work Apr 2010

Irish Independent - Tax to improve plans Jan 2010

Samuel Brittan in the FT - A case for taxing land Dec 2005