The Effect of the Michigan 15 Mill Tax Limitation on Forest Property and Communities
Abstract:Forest land owners, by combining with other tax payers to limit the rate of taxation under the general property tax, reduced their taxes in Michigan $4,614,561, or 47 per cent annually, with the prospects as old bond issues are liquidated of reducing the burden 61 per cent. This is the first legislation to bring about immediate and substantial tax savings to all forest land owners.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Michigan State College
Publication date: January 1, 1936
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- The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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