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Environmental Taxation Law: Policy, Contexts and Practice

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ISBN13: 9780754623045
ISBN: 0754623041
Published: January 2006
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £110.00



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The theoretical arguments for environmental taxes and other types of economic instruments for environmental protection have been discussed extensively in the literature. Rather less well discussed has been the extremely complex form that such instruments have in fact taken in practice.

Environmental Taxation Law: Policy, Contexts and Practice examines the legal implications of introducing environmental taxes and other economic instruments into the regulatory framework of UK law. In doing so, it analyzes and explains the difficulties of grafting environmental taxes onto the complexities of existing regulatory structures, not all of which, of course, were originally devised with environmental considerations in mind.

Although the focus of the book is the UK's pioneering implementation of a web of distinct yet interrelated policy measures, it locates the UK's taxes and instruments not simply in their broader context of market and environmental regulation, but also in the contexts of European and international law.

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Subjects:
Environmental Law, Taxation
Contents:
Authors' preface
Part I Prologue: Preliminaries
Regulated sectors.
Part II Policy and Contexts: Introduction to part II
Institutional framework
Technical justifications
Regulatory context
Taxation context
International aspects
Conclusions on part II.
Part III Practice: Introduction to part III. Design and implementation
Community law aspects
Aggregates levy
Climate change levy
Landfill tax
Customs' administrative model
Workplace parking levies
Road user charging schemes
The packaging regime route
Emissions and waste trading schemes
Policies in practice (1)
Excise duties
Employee taxes
Business taxes
Policies in practice (2).
Part IV Prospects and New Directions: Environmental taxes and the tax base
Government proposals
The EU emissions trading directive.
Part V Provisional Assessment: The current state of play
Postscript
Bibliography
Index.