ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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No Representation without Taxation

Monojit Chatterji Within weeks of sweeping to power for an unprecedented third term, Margaret Thatcher has proposed far-reaching 'reform' of Britain's system of local government finance. The proposed replacement of property tax by a poll-tax will sharply raise the local tax burden on the poor, a significant proportion of whom are Asians and Afro-Caribbeans.

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