Blockchain: Technology as a Tool for Tax Information Exchange or an Instrument Threatening the Taxpayer’s Privacy?
25 Pages Posted: 10 Mar 2020
Date Written: September 12, 2019
This article intend to analyze specifically and in a non-exhaustive format (i) the blockchain technology, (ii) discuss, in general terms, the obstacles in the use of this tool by tax authorities to obtain information and efficiently cross-check data and (iii) present the practical challenges to its implementation from the perspective of taxpayer rights and information security.
Keywords: Blockchain, Tax and New Technologies, Tax Information Exchange
JEL Classification: H21
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Bossa, Gisele and de Paiva Gomes, Eduardo, Blockchain: Technology as a Tool for Tax Information Exchange or an Instrument Threatening the Taxpayer’s Privacy? (September 12, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3540277 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3540277
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