Should the Present Tax on Automobiles Be Retained? Pro

Mellon, Andrew W.
January 1928
Congressional Digest;Jan1928, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p20
Argues for the retention of taxes levied on automobiles in the U.S. in 1927. Pressure on the Congress to repeal the excise tax on the sale of automobiles; Need for automobile owners to contribute to government spending on major road constructions which are for the benefit of automobile drivers; Classification of the automobile as a semi-luxury article; Effect of retaining the tax on the nation's economy.


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