January 15th, 2020
Tax incentives have been widely used on the justification that they attract investments. Yet there is mounting evidence that they are largely ineffective. So why are they still so popular among politicians and policymakers?
October 1st, 2019
New report Trapped in Illicit Finance: How abusive tax and trade practices harm human rights – by FTC members Christian Aid, Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability and Fundación SES – demands that the ‘legalistic’ definition of illicit financial flows goes beyond only illegal flows of money. The report estimates that developing nations lose $416
May 24th, 2018
A new report funded by the FTC and produced by member organization Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability examines why automatic exchange of tax information is a vital component to addressing illicit financial flows. The report examines the current standards of AEoI, as well as some of the shortcomings of the current discussion, while citing
April 19th, 2017
Más allá de algunos nombres familiares — Organización para la Cooperación y el Desarrollo Económicos (OCDE), el Grupo de los 20 (G20) y el Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI) — existe una extensa red de organizaciones que diseñan el funcionamiento del sistema financiero. A la mayor parte de esas instituciones la conoce solo un pequeño grupo