By Holger Nehring, Florian Schui

Present debates approximately taxes are ruled by means of references to overseas versions. The participants to this publication discover how principles approximately taxation have been transferred among and inside of nations from the mid-eighteenth century to the current. They ship out a notice of warning to present policymakers searching for effortless recommendations from overseas.

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They formed a part of the experience that the administrators of the Régie brought to Prussia. In the years before they became fiscal advisers of Frederick II, these administrators had been involved in an important step in the evolution of the French fiscal administration towards more universal taxation. Marc Antoine de la Haye de Launay, the director of the Régie, had been a high-ranking official of the French General Farm in the Languedoc region. He was also part of the ‘fiscal aristocracy’ of France.

2 Financial burdens on European states first began to increase with the War of Spanish Succession (1705–14), which the traditional source of state revenue, the domain (regalia), alone could no longer sustain. The political crisis was exacerbated by the installation of new dynasties which upset the traditional use of the domains and encroached upon church properties. Taken together, these factors explain some of the similarities of the decisions. 3 This chapter aims to explain how an Italian practice, closely linked to the war situation, came to be improved and then adopted as an administrative model after 1750.

Milan, 1750). Pompeo Neri (1707–76) came from a privileged family of citizens in Volterra. His grandfather was Ferdinand de Medici’s astronomer and his father counsellor to the grand duke and professor of public law. In 1728, Pompeo took over the chair 34 Global Debates about Taxation 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 from his father. In 1739, he became a member of the Council of Finance of Tuscany before presiding over the giunta del censimento in Milan from 1749 to 1758.

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