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Welcome to the WTA Members Blog. Here is where members update one another with their latest news and campaigns. All members can send their submissions to http://worldtaxpayers.org/members-update/

WTA Chairman’s Update #10: July – September 2018

Section: Letter from the Chairman / Members Highlights / WTA Blog
16 July 2018 | WTA Chairman’s Update #10: July – September 2018

Dear WTA Members, observers and friends:

Upcoming WTA Events:

Regional Taxpayers Forum in Lima, Peru, October 12-14th 2018
The second WTA-sponsored Regional Taxpayers Forum of 2018 will take place in Lima, Peru, October 12-14th 2018. The World Taxpayers Associations along with Americans for Tax Reform and Respect for Taxpayers (Contribuyentes por Respeto) are pleased to invite delegates to join us in an exchange of ideas and best practices to advance taxpayer advocacy in Latin America.

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The Nanny State Index 2018: European Parliament Edition

Section: WTA Blog
28 June 2018 | The Nanny State Index 2018: European Parliament Edition

EPICENTER published a special European Parliament edition of the Nanny State Index that tracks paternalistic lifestyle regulations that the European Parliament proposed in its current and previous legislative terms.

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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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