International Union for Land Value Taxation and Free Trade (The IU)
Union internationale pour la taxation de la valeur de la terre
- Unión Internacional pro Impuesto sobre el Valor de la Tierra y el Librecambio
Internationale Union für Grundstückwertbesteuerung und Freihandel
1926-07 Copenhagen Denmark
Jul 1926, Copenhagen (Denmark), at 3rd International Conference on Land Value Taxation and Free Trade. Constitution confirmed Aug 1955, St Andrews (UK); amended: Aug 1979, San Francisco CA (USA). 1997, adopted subtitle The International Georgist Union. Previously referred to as Union internationale pour la taxation des biens fonciers et le libre-échange -- Unión Internacional para la Imposición de los Bienes Raices y el Comercio Libre -- Internationale Union für Grundstückbesteuerung und Freihandel.
Stimulate in all countries a public opinion favourable to permanent peace and prosperity for all people, through the progressive removal of the basic economic causes of poverty and war, as these causes are demonstrated in the writings of Henry George (1839-1897); specifically towards the realization of these objects, favour the raising of public revenues by public collection of the rental value of land apart from improvements and the abolition of taxes, tariffs, or imposts of every sort that interfere with the free production and exchange of wealth.
Events30 past events available with paid subscription only.
ActivitiesAvailable with paid subscription only.
Executive Committee, composed of President, Deputy President, Vice Presidents, Treasurer, General Secretary, Assistant General Secretary and not more than 20 other members, elected at International Conference.
LanguagesAvailable with paid subscription only.
StaffAvailable with paid subscription only.
FinanceAvailable with paid subscription only.
Consultative StatusAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Inter-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Non-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
PublicationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
MembersAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Subjects *Available with paid subscription only.
UN Sustainable Development Goals **
UIA Org ID
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.