We are calling for a World Tax Summit in July 2015, where all countries are invited as equal partners to agree how to make tax rules work fairly for everyone.
The governments of Latin America and the Caribbean must implement fiscal reforms that benefit all citizens and not only economic and political elites, according to Oxfam.
Extreme inequality is not inevitable, and there are practical ways to close the gap.
This paper aims to contribute to a constructive and deep debate on how to increase equality and justice in Paraguay’s taxation system.
Paraguay’s tax system is insufficient to provide the resource base to eradicate poverty in the country, and has done little or nothing to achieve a more equal distribution of income and wea
In order to be able to find enough resources to ensure public services, such as education and health for all, poor countries need to raise more tax, and raise tax in ways that are progressive and f
Growth is back on the development agenda, promoted by bilateral and multilateral donors, and the G20, as the most effective way to lift people out of poverty.
Robert Zoellick / the food crisis:
Oxfam spokesperson Luc Lamprière said: