Tax commissioners will meet in Beijing, China, from 11-13 May 2016 for the 10th meeting of the Forum on Tax Administration in order to build and maintain effective tax administrations in a globalised environment.Read more
The Joint International Taskforce on Shared Intelligence and Collaboration brings together 37 of the world's national tax administrations that have committed to more effective and efficient ways to deal with tax avoidance. The JITSIC offers a platform to enable its members to actively collaborate within the legal framework of effective bilateral and multilateral conventions and tax information exchange agreements – sharing their experience, resources and expertise to tackle the issues they face in common.Read more
The FTA is pleased to share a copy of the State Administration of Taxation's (SAT) plan for informational purposes to illustrate tax administration reform efforts being undertaken. The overarching themes for improving service to taxpayers, strengthening compliance, leveraging technology, streamlining programs, enhancing risk analysis, and building the knowledge and expertise of tax administrators are closely aligned with leading tax administration practices and numerous OECD recommendations and areas of focus.Read more
The Forum on Tax Administration (FTA) was established in July 2002 to develop a global response to tax administration issues. The FTA aims to influence the environment within which tax systems operate: to move away from a confrontational dialogue to more constructive engagement with taxpayers. It brings together Commissioners from 46 OECD and non-OECD countries to share information and experience and to identify international good practices for resolving particular administration issues.