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From the Cutting Room Floor: Paul Johnson on wealth taxes

Date: 19 February 2018
Publisher: UnHerd

IFS Director Paul Johnson discusses his thoughts on wealth taxes with Charlotte Pickles of UnHerd. 

Clips of this interview feature in the latest of UnHerd’s audio documentaries, ‘Can a wealth tax save capitalism’, which considers the case for taxing unearned income. The documentary brings together thoughts from key experts, politicians and academics and presents a manifesto for wealth tax reform, and argues that the alternative to a fairer tax system is an anti-capitalist backlash.

Click here to listen to Paul Johnson's full, unedited interview.