Incidence of taxation in West Malaysia

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  • Malaysia.


  • Tax incidence -- Malaysia.,
  • Income tax -- Malaysia.,
  • Income -- Malaysia.

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Statementby Charles E. McLure, Jr.
SeriesRice University. Program of Development Studies. Paper, no. 17, Paper (Rice University. Program of Development Studies ;, no. 17.
LC ClassificationsHD82 .W535 no. 17, HJ2935.M .W535 no. 17
The Physical Object
Pagination25, A1-A8, [2] l.
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL5449514M
LC Control Number73151491

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