Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Kenneth Kang , Michael Keen , Mahmood Pradhan , and Ruud A. Mooij
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 June 2011
Keywords: Consumption taxes, Revenue measures, Japan, Tax increases, Tax revenues, Value added tax, Consumption tax, VAT, fiscal adjustment, social security
Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief an...