Working Paper 03/2015: Tax systems: A channel for corruption – or a way to fight it?

Filed under - Governance

Working paper published 21 November 2015
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Fighting tax evasion, corruption and opaque money flows should be seen as advancing the same end point: more equitable and better governed countries. When a tax system works right, it can create an effective framework against corruption.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Access to information   |   Accountability   |   Asset recovery   |   Governance   
Tags - Tax evasion   |   Tax regulation   |   Tax   |   Taxation   

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