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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Taxation.

Background Information

Taxation is a government imposed levy on income and business profits, or goods, services, and transactions. Use the following sources to learn more about taxation and the political, legal, and social issues surrounding it.