Tax Cooperation
Tax Cooperation
The Addis Agenda notes that international tax cooperation should be scaled up in a way that is universal in approach and scope and fully takes into account the different needs and capacities of all countries. While for many years international tax cooperation focused on the conclusion of bilateral tax treaties, which had the principle aim of reducing double taxation, in recent times such cooperation has increasingly looked at setting tax norms to close loopholes and limit the ability of multi-national enterprises to avoid paying taxes.
Photo by Florian Wehde
Tax Cooperation
Photo by Florian Wehde

The Addis Agenda notes that international tax cooperation should be scaled up in a way that is universal in approach and scope and fully takes into account the different needs and capacities of all countries. While for many years international tax cooperation focused on the conclusion of bilateral tax treaties, which had the principle aim of reducing double taxation, in recent times such cooperation has increasingly looked at setting tax norms to close loopholes and limit the ability of multi-national enterprises to avoid paying taxes.

Tax Cooperation

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