Tax Economist Richard Bird Dead at 82

Professor Richard Bird, an eminent tax economist known for his work in public finance and taxation in Canada and developing countries, has passed away on… Read More ›

New Tax Resource: UK Institute for Fiscal Studies TaxLab Website

The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has launched a new tax resource website, TaxLab, which aims to be a ‘one-stop shop’ providing impartial explainers, answers… Read More ›

Latest ATO Taxation Statistics Released

The latest Australian Taxation Office (ATO) Taxation Statistics has been released. It is available here. Taxation statistics 2018–19 is an overview of statistics from tax… Read More ›

EU Tax Observatory: New Think Tank Focused on Tax

The EU Tax Observatory is a new independent research laboratory that aims to conduct and disseminate innovative and high-quality scientific research on taxation and to… Read More ›

Tax Transparency in Africa 2021 Released

Tax Transparency in Africa 2021: Africa Initiative Progress Report from OECDtax   Tax Transparency in Africa 2021, launched in May under the auspices of the… Read More ›

Global Tax Expenditures Database Launch

The Council on Economic Policies (CEP) and the German Development Institute (DIE) are launching the Global Tax Expenditures Database (GTED) with an online conference on… Read More ›

ANUPoll: Most Australians Support Tax Levy to Improve Aged Care

The vast majority of Australians aren’t confident in the country’s aged care system, with more than one-in-10 saying they have no confidence at all, new… Read More ›

G7 Finance Ministers Strike Agreement on Global Tax Reform

G7 Finance Ministers has agreed to back an historic international agreement on global tax reform, which would make big international companies to start paying their… Read More ›

Call for Papers: Labour Econometrics Workshop 2021

The Labour Econometrics Workshop is an annual workshop hosted by a different university each year. This is the 23rd edition and will be hosted online… Read More ›

EU Politicians Reach Agreement on Expanding Public Country-by-Country Reporting to Big Multinationals

The European Council has reached a provisional political agreement with the European Parliament’s negotiating team last Tuesday on the proposed directive on the disclosure of… Read More ›