Global tax initiative launched as activists push for UN tariff body
Thursday July 16 2015
Analysts argue that stepping up domestic resource mobilisation is central to ensuring solid financing of the Post-2015 Development Agenda. PHOTO | FILE
While the initiative aims to promote effective, fair and efficient tax systems and combat tax evasion and inappropriate tax practices on a global scale, activists maintain that creation of a UN Tax body is still necessary to enable the developing world to combat tax evasion by multinationals.