Sand in the Gears: Evaluating the Effects of Toronto's Land Transfer Tax
Benjamin Dachis (),
Gilles Duranton () and
Matthew Turner ()
C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, 2008, issue 277
The Toronto Land Transfer Tax, implemented nearly a year ago, has had significant negative effects on the housing market, reducing sales and lowering average house prices.
Keywords: fiscal policy; Toronto municipal government; Toronto real estate (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: R51 H71 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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