GOV 15

Each question must have a minimum of 250 words, APA Format, in-text citations with reference section.

Due Date 01/21/2017  noon

  1. One response to revenue-raising limitations being placed on local government is to delete exemptions. In the textbook, P. S. Flores offers the following examples of welfare and charitable groups enjoying property-tax exemption: YMCA, fraternal clubs, chambers of commerce, labor unions, the American Legion, Masonic lodges, orphanages, humane societies, hospitals, and retirement and nursing homes. Which exemptions would you delete? How would you justify it?

Due Date 01/23/2017 noon

  1. Two kinds of taxes not explicitly mentioned in Figure 11.6 are luxury taxes (for example, taxes on furs, jewelry, boats, and airplanes) and sin taxes (for example, taxes on alcohol, tobacco, oil, gasoline, and firearms). What impacts, secondary as well as immediate, do you think each kind of tax has?

       Case 11.1 — Dangerous Stratagems (case study is attached below)   Due Date 01/25/2017 noon

  1. Read Case Study 11.1. Answer Questions 1, 2, and 3 at the end of Case Study 11.1.

  • Each question should be answered in an essay format of approximately 250-500 words. Ensure your paper answers the questions and uses concepts studied in the module and from the reading. Support your answers with personal experiences, current events, and references to the reading.

  • Use scholarly library to locate four to six scholarly sources to support your analysis.

  • Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, In-text citations with Reference page.