PIT

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AcronymDefinition
PITPrincipal, Interest & Taxes
PITPoint-in-Time
PITPittsfield (Amtrak station code; Pittsfield, MA)
PITPersonal Income Tax
PITPartners in Travel (various locations)
PITProfessionals in Training (various organizations)
PITPassive Integrated Transponder
PITPrevention, Intervention and Treatment (various locations)
PITPulling It Together
PITPerception and Interactive Technologies (workshop)
PITPowered Industrial Truck
PITPennsylvania Institute of Taxidermy
PITPennsylvania Institute of Technology (Media, Pennsylvania)
PITPeriodic Interrupt Timer
PITPorsgrunn Internasjonale Teaterfestival (Norewegian: Porsgrunn International Theatre Festival; Porsgrunn, Norway)
PITPolska Izba Turystyki (Polish: Polish Chamber of Tourism)
PITPrograma de Innovación Tecnológica (Spanish: Innovation Research Program; various locations)
PITPituitary-Specific Transcription
PITPrecision Immobilization Technique (police high-speed pursuit tactic)
PITProgetti Integrati Territoriali (Italian: Integrated Territorial Projects)
PITPublic Information Team
PITProgressive Intensity Training
PITPrivacy Intruding Technology
PITPoint in Time
PITPack It
PITProgrammable Interval Timer
PITProgressive Income Tax(ation)
PITPilot Instructor Training
PITPressure Integrity Test
PITProgrammable Interrupt Timer
PITPost Installation Test
PITPerformance Improvement Team (various organizations)
PITProcess Improvement Team
PITPursuit Intervention Technique (police high-speed pursuit tactic)
PITPerformance Improvement Training (various organizations)
PITPublic Internet Terminal (various locations)
PITIndependence and Labor Party (Senegal)
PITPulsed Inductive Thruster
PITPacket Interval Timing (computer networks)
PITProduct Identification Tool (software)
PITPreinstallation Test (US NASA)
PITProgrammer Integration Testing
PITPavlovian Instrumental Transfer (psychology)
PITParti Ivorien des Travailleurs (French: Ivorian Worker's Party, Ivory Coast)
PITPermit Improvement Team (EPA)
PITPartners in Transformation
PITPotential Impacts Table
PITPressure Indicating Transmitter
PITProject Integration Team
PITProduct Integration Team
PITPepperdine Improv Troupe (Pepperdine University, California)
PITProhibited Items Test
PITPlatform Information Technology
PITPanyapiwat Institute of Technology (Thailand)
PITProcessor Interface Table
PITPassive Injectable Transponders
PITPreintegrated Truss
PITPolicy Implementation Tools
PITPittsburgh, PA, USA - Greater Pit International Airport (Airport Code)
PITPilot Induced Turbulence
PITPhotometric Imaging Telescope
PITPersonal Inventory Taking
PITProgressive Intensity Training (fitness)
PITPost Implementation Team
PITProduct Improvement Tests
PITProduct Insertion Trip
PITPersimmon IT, Inc.
PITPercussion In Training
PITPart-Time/Intermittent/Temporary Employee
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1129 (2008) (lack of national consensus on best tax system and lack of consensus on goals of government; case for progressive income tax with few deductions as preferable to consumption tax).
This in turn suggests a comparatively generous social welfare system in Ireland, as well as a progressive income tax system, even if, according to the OECD's estimates, the gross income Gini is relatively high in Ireland.
Throughout history, many arguments have been advanced both for and against the progressive income tax.
However, a more grandiose vision of the progressive income tax that promotes social justice by leaving a more equal distribution of after-tax income appears to motivate some defenders.
That decision hit hardest those who need a progressive income tax system the most, and they have delivered their verdict on the policy in by-elections and local council polls.
In an ideal world, Frumkin could have suggested a progressive income tax, which, for example, would tax 70 or 80 percent of all annual income above one million dollars.
The typical Austrian brother would oppose, for instance, the progressive income tax to achieve income redistribution because it is detrimental to individual freedom and property rights.
And if that level of redistribution does not meet societal demands, a progressive income tax is a much better instrument than the transfer tax.
He would scrap Social Security, the entire welfare system and the progressive income tax schedule.
However, demographics and a progressive income tax make that a false hope.
Chavez's "Bolivarian Revolution," a close replica of Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal--a progressive income tax, public works, social security, cheap electricity--makes him wildly popular with the poor.
The law that provides for our progressive income tax system assumes that some people ought to pay proportionately more for government services accessible to all.
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