Why are many countries currently considering imposing Windfall Taxes? Option: To address income inequality, To reduce reliance on fossil fuels, To capitalize on recent economic growth, To respond to rising energy prices

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Why are many countries currently considering imposing Windfall Taxes?

To address income inequality

To reduce reliance on fossil fuels

To capitalize on recent economic growth

To respond to rising energy prices

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What is the primary reason governments impose Windfall Taxes?

To regulate market prices

To promote fair competition

To discourage excessive profits

To increase government revenue

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What is a Windfall Tax?

A tax on unexpected profits

A tax on lottery winnings

A tax on regular business income

A tax on inherited wealth

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Which of the following is a common reason for a government to run a fiscal deficit?

"To stimulate economic growth through spending"

"To fund social welfare programs"

"To finance war or natural disaster relief"

"All of the above"

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What is the fundamental goal of the capital gains tax within modern financial systems?

To impose a tax on profits generated from the sale of investments or assets

To provide tax incentives for charitable contributions

To simplify the tax code applicable to small businesses

To motivate individuals to save for retirement

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What is the source of funds for dividend payments and dividend distribution tax?

"Retained Earnings"

"Securities Premium Reserve"

"Share Capital"

"General Reserves"