code EI411
credit_hours 3
title Tax Systems
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prequisites EI221
credit hours 3
Description/Outcomes This course aims at making the students familiar with the meaning of the tax system as a whole and what does the concept of tax means beside identifying the different types of taxation.
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objectives The course objectives are to introduce the students to a general understanding tax systems, tax policies and how to put these policies into effect in order to to achieve the socioeconomic goals of the society.
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ref. books
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textbook 1.class notes and hand notesrn2.Harvey Rosen, Public Finance, 8th editionrn.Younes el batrik, Tax systems – selected topics, dar elgamya 2001rn
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Course Content
content serial Description
1 Principles of an ideal tax
2 Classification of tax
3 Classification of tax (continue)
4 Taxation and income distribution
5 Taxation and income distribution (continue)
6 Taxation and efficiency
7 7th week exam
8 Taxation and efficiency (continue)
9 Efficient and equitable taxation
10 Efficient and equitable taxation (continue)
11 Tax Shifting
12 12th week exam
13 Tax shifting (continue)
14 Tax shifting (continue)
15 Revision
16 Final exam