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Ch 2: Tax Law & Tax Policy

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Boost your fundamental understanding of tax law and tax policy with this series of engaging lessons and quizzes. This convenient study resource can help you improve your tax knowledge, study for exams, bring up your grades or get ahead in class.

Tax Law & Tax Policy - Chapter Summary

Check out this convenient study guide chapter to review basic information about tax law and tax policy. After summarizing U.S. tax law principles, you'll review sources for federal tax law and how taxes contribute to state revenue. You'll also see how the government uses taxes and subsidies. If you need any clarification on these topics, our expert instructors are happy to answer your questions. You can also take the accompanying self-assessment quizzes to make sure you fully understand these tax law and policy topics. Upon completion of the chapter, you'll be able to:

  • Recognize the basic principles of U.S. tax law
  • Identify primary and secondary sources of federal tax law
  • Explain how taxes and subsidies are used by the government
  • Evaluate taxes as a state revenue source

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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