Tax Justice Network Releases Financial Secrecy Index 2020

The US has overtaken Switzerland in a global ranking of countries most complicit in helping individuals to hide their finances from the rule of law… Read More ›

ACOSS and UNSW Report Shows Three Million People in Poverty in Australia

The 2020 Poverty in Australia Overview, released last week by the Australian Council of Social Service and UNSW Sydney, shows more than one in eight… Read More ›

Call for Papers: Australian Tax Review Special Issue

Australian Tax Review is a highly regarded refereed taxation journal published since 1971. It is now calling for papers for its special issue on current… Read More ›

European Union Updates Tax Haven Blacklist

On 18 February 2020, EU Finance Ministers updated the EU list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions. Four countries or territories have been added to the list… Read More ›

OECD Releases Transfer Pricing Guidance on Financial Transactions

Last week, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released the report, Transfer Pricing Guidance on Financial Transactions: Inclusive Framework on BEPS: Actions 4,… Read More ›

International Tax Cooperation: Perspectives from the Global South, Book by the South Centre

International Tax Cooperation: Perspectives from the Global South Editors: Manuel F. Montes, Danish and Anna Bernardo Introduction: A substantive reform of the global tax system involving… Read More ›

Australian Government Response to Taxpayer Engagement with the Tax System Inquiry Report

Last week, the Australian Government released its formal response to the 2018 House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue report, Taxpayer Engagement with… Read More ›

OECD Analysis Suggests Proposed International Tax Reforms Would Have Significant Positive Impact

New economic analysis shows that a proposed solution to the tax challenges arising from the digitalisation of the economy under negotiation at the OECD would… Read More ›

Call for Papers: Basic Income Earth Network 2020 Congress

The 20th Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN) Congress — Basic income, the ecological crisis and a new age of automation — will be held in… Read More ›

Career Opportunities in Academia and Government Departments

Senior Researchers – Economics/Tax, Department of Parliamentary Services. Applications close: 11:30pm AEDT, Sunday 1 March 2020 Further information:   Director, State Revenue Policy, New… Read More ›