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The tax burden in France increased by 0.2 percentage points from 45.0% to 45.2% in 2014. The corresponding figures for the OECD average were an increase of 0.2 percentage points from 34.2% to 34.4%.
Forum 2015, entitled Investing in the Future: People, Planet, Prosperity, was organised around the five cross-cutting themes of the OECD Week: investment; inclusive growth; innovation, climate, Carbon, COP21 and the Sustainable Development Goals and took place at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris on 2-3 June 2015.
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France has the 5th highest tax wedge among the 34 OECD member countries. The average single worker in France faced a tax wedge of 48.4% in 2014 compared with the OECD average of 36.0%.
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The VAT revenues in France accounted for 15.5% of total tax revenue in 2012, below the OECD average of 19.5%.
Taxes and cash transfers reduce income inequality more in France than elsewhere in the OECD, because of the large size of the flows involved. But the system is complex overall. Its effectiveness could be enhanced in many ways, for example so as to achieve the same amount of redistribution at lower cost.
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Agreement between France and St. Vincent and the Grenadines for the exchange of information relating to tax matters
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Agreement between France and Turks and Caicos Islands for the exchange of information relating to tax matters
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Agreement between France and Saint Lucia for the exchange of information relating to tax matters
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Agreement between France and Saint Kitts and Nevis for the exchange of information relating to tax matters
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Agreement between France and Grenada for the exchange of information relating to tax matters