Tax Convergence and Globalization
7 Pages Posted: 8 Jul 2010 Last revised: 10 Oct 2010
Date Written: July 8, 2010
This paper addresses three questions: 1. Is there evidence that the tax systems of different countries have converged (i.e., become more similar) in the period 1980-2010? 2. If so, what is the explanation for this convergence? 3. Is convergence a positive or negative development?
Keywords: Tax Convergence, Globalization
JEL Classification: H25
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