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Title: Capital gains treatment of timber income: An economic assessment
Author: Dennis, Donald F.; Dennis, Donald F.;
Source: Res. Pap. NE-556. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station.5 p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Description: Treating timber income as capital gains meets the criteria used to evaluate tax systems better than treating it as ordinary income. Social welfare implications and impact on timber supply also favor such treatment.
Keywords: taxation, capital gains
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Dennis, Donald F. 1985. Capital gains treatment of timber income: An economic assessment. Res. Pap. NE-556. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station.5 p.
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