Residential Property Tax Reform in Northern Ireland: Impact Analysis and Spatial Redistribution

William J McCluskey, Peadar Davis, Lay Cheng Lim

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-70
JournalJournal of Property Tax Assessment and Administration
Volume4
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2007

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