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Surplus ACT - a solution in sight?

Harold Freeman and Rachel Griffith
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The government is consulting on whether to introduce an online sales tax to pay for a reduction in business rates. Would that be a good idea? How might it work in practice, and what would be the effects on businesses, consumers and the high street?
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