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Michael Huemer
University of Colorado, Boulder
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I argue that taxation for redistributive purposes is a property rights violation, responding to arguments (due to Nagel, Murphy, Sunstein, and Holmes) claiming that individuals lack ownership of their pretax incomes.
Keywords property  taxation  redistribution
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