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Elements of comparative law on excise duty
Elements of comparative law on excise duty

Author(s): Marius Eugen Radu
Subject(s): Civil Law, EU-Legislation
Published by: Asociația pentru Promovarea Spiritului Antreprenorial
Keywords: Excise; taxes; fiscal policy; European Union; globalization

Summary/Abstract: Originally established financial purposes, namely serving the objective of procuring financial resources available to the authorities in recent decades, excise duties were given and the significance of financial levers which influenced phenomena with negative externalities in the economy and society. Thus, excise duties were imposed to limit or combat harmful effects resulting from pollution or consumption of goods harmful to health. It is almost universal practice excise duty on petroleum products, alcoholic beverages, tobacco or tobacco products.

  • Issue Year: 5/2016
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 30-35
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: English