Tax Facts

Businesses are Central to Tax Collection Systems

Section: Members Highlights / Tax Facts
11 June 2018 | Tax Foundation / United States

United States

Scott Hodge, president of the Tax Foundation acknowledges that “although there is no empirical standard for what constitutes a “fair share” of the tax burden, tax fairness is often used by leading international organizations, such as the European Commission, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) such as the Tax Justice Network, to justify higher taxes on businesses and corporations”.

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Spain: Regional Tax Competitiveness Index

Section: Tax Facts / WTA Blog
26 November 2017 | Tax Foundation / United States

In October of 2017, the Spanish Taxpayers Union (UC) launched the first edition of its Regional Tax Competitiveness Index. This report inspired by the Tax Foundation’s State Business Tax Climate Index measures the country’s seventeen regional fiscal systems by analyzing 64 indicators and produces a ranking to show how each of them performs in comparison with the rest.

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