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Global Tax Fairness by Thomas Pogge, Krishen Mehta

By Thomas Pogge, Krishen Mehta

This booklet addresses 16 assorted reform proposals which are urgently had to right the fault strains within the overseas tax method because it exists this present day, and which deprive either constructing and constructed nations of severe tax assets. It bargains transparent and urban principles on how the reforms could be completed and why they're very important for a extra simply and equitable international approach to be successful. the most important to decreasing the tax hole and consequent human rights deficit in terrible international locations is international monetary transparency. Such transparency is key to curtailing illicit monetary flows that drain much less constructed nations of capital and tax sales, and are an obstacle to sustainable improvement. an important break-through for monetary transparency is now close by. The coverage reforms defined during this e-book not just boost tax justice but additionally shield human rights by means of curbing criminality and making on hand extra assets for improvement. whereas the reforms are practical they require either political and an educated and engaged civil society which could positioned strain on governments and coverage makers to behave.

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To ensure that monitoring is effective, the Global Forum should also develop a mechanism by which financial institutions’ compliance with agreed standards in the automatic information exchange area could be reviewed. There are many more financial institutions in the world than the Global Forum would ever wish to review. However, a risk-based process (including a limited right for countries to nominate institutions for potential review) should be established. The reputational and commercial consequences associated with a potential review that could be negative would have a strong compliance effect on financial institutions, thereby achieving many of the benefits of more intrusive verification with relatively little effort.

Building Institutions for a Globalized World 23 Second, the availability of exchanged information about offshore accounts does not necessarily mean that tax administrations will be able to use the data. Meaningful information exists only when the information is provided in a form that a tax administrator can access, and the tax administrator has the information technology tools and trained personnel to make use of the information. However, technology will continue to alter the ways in which various governments seek to collect tax revenue.

Newt Gingerich, Speaker of the US House of Representatives (1995–9). Key neoliberal think tanks in the 1990s included The Institute for International Economics, the Institute for International Finance, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the American Enterprise Institute, CATO, and, only slightly to the left, the Brookings Institution. Key neoliberal journalists in the 1990s included Thomas Friedman, New York Times editorial writer, Robert Barnett, editor of the Wall Street Journal, and George Will, ABC News.

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