Tax burdens and revenue collection across the OECD countries are reaching levels not seen since before the global financial crisis. Nevertheless, the tax mix varies enormously across the advanced economies.
Au lendemain de la publication des « Paradise Papers », 200 représentants de plus de 90 délégations se sont retrouvés à Yaoundé, au Cameroun, à l’occasion de la 10e réunion du Forum mondial sur la transparence et l’échange de renseignements à des fins fiscales qui rassemble désormais 147 pays et juridictions.
As part of continuing efforts to boost transparency by multinational enterprises (MNEs), Bulgaria has signed the Multilateral Competent Authority Agreement for Country-by-Country Reporting (CbC MCAA), bringing the total number of signatories to 67.
Le 16 novembre 2017, une délégation de l’OCDE a rencontré à Yaoundé, le Ministre des Finances du Cameroun, Alamine Ousmane Mey, afin d’évoquer les progrès réalisés par ledit pays dans la mise en oeuvre des nouvelles normes internationales de lutte contre la fraude et l’évasion fiscales.
This paper asks whether free allocation of tradable emission permits in emissions trading systems can weaken emission abatement incentives for firms.
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Avoiding the potentially very high costs of climate change requires transitioning to a low carbon economy. Carbon pricing, in the form of emissions trading systems or taxes, helps to reduce emissions, but what is its role in driving the low carbon transition?
Pricing carbon is one of the surest policy means we know for curbing greenhouse gas emissions and meeting the targets of the Paris Climate Agreement agreed in 2015. Has there been any progress with its implementation since then? Not enough, is the verdict of some of the world’s leading experts.
The Inclusive Framework welcomes Qatar and Saint Kitts and Nevis, bringing to 106 the total number of countries and jurisdictions participating on an equal footing in the Project.
Today, in at the OECD Headquarters in Paris, His Excellency Khalid Bin Rashid Al-Mansouri, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to France, signed the Multilateral Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters in the presence of the Deputy Secretary-General Masamichi Kono.
More than 200 global tax and economic crime experts have identified key areas for international action following the Fifth OECD Forum on Tax and Crime, in London. In a week dominated by media coverage of offshore issues, the Forum brought experts on tax, customs, anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, policing, and prosecution together to agree priorities for action.