While the ‘guess the mansion from the hard-working family home‘ quiz has proved popular, there is a more serious underlying message, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Previous blog posts on the location tax
• The real motive behind a mansion tax
• Location, location, location
• A wealth tax on the value of property is a bad idea
• A simple tweak for a better tax system
• Want growth? Scrap income tax and introduce a location tax
• Why I hate the mansion tax