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Two men standing in front of a mobile money kiosk in Entebbe, Uganda
6 February 2024
Webinar: Taxing mobile money in Africa: the good, the bad and the ugly

At a time when many African countries are facing strong fiscal pressures, the rapidly growing digital…

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January 2024
High Net Worth Individuals calling to be taxed more at World Economic Forum, but how does this work in practice?

Underscoring the “dramatic rise of economic inequality,” more than 260 billionaires and millionaires recently called on…

Silver and golden coins falling on wooden table
December 2023
Year In Review: How has 2023 changed the tax world?

It has been another exciting year in the tax world, and for the ICTD. Globally attention…

A brass plaque reading Foreign Commonwealth & Development Office
November 2023
Can the UK’s new international development strategy support fairer and more effective taxation systems?

Last week, the UK government published a new White Paper on International Development which sets out…

Art card for Verite Research's pre-budget forum in Sri Lanka in November 2023, featuring the headshots of 10 panelists, including ICTD's Mick Moore.
November 2023
Mick Moore puts focus on property taxes in Sri Lanka pre-budget forum

ICTD Senior Fellow Mick Moore made a case for why, in the context of Sri Lanka, property taxes are “by far” the “best taxes available” despite being underutilized, during a pre-budget forum hosted by local independent think tank Verité Research….

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November 2023
Rethinking mass tax registration campaigns: challenges and solutions

Taxpayer registration has been a primary concern for revenue administrations. While these bodies have recently been investing…

Tax official registers a female small business owner on the street
15 November 2023
Webinar: Rethinking Tax Registration – Stumbling Blocks and Building Blocks

Revenue administrations have recently been investing significant efforts into registering a large number of new taxpayers,…

group of about 100 people standing in front of the conference banner in the courtyard of the venue
August 2023
Global tax governance: Understanding the past, charting the future

This week, the UN released the advance version of the Secretary General’s report on the “Promotion…

August 2023
Building Progressive & Equitable Property Tax Systems in Lower-Income Countries: Insights from LoGRI’s Inaugural Conference

Over 150 government administrators, policymakers, applied researchers, and experts gathered in Nairobi to discuss equitable and progressive property tax systems in lower-income countries….

Screenshot of home page of the digital financial services (DFS) tax map website
July 2023
ICTD launches DFS TaxMap: A comprehensive visualisation tool on taxation of digital financial services in Africa

The digital financial services (DFS) TaxMap simplifies the complex landscape of tax regulations and provides comprehensive tax information. It is a centralised platform that enables stakeholders to effortlessly navigate the intricacies of taxation and make informed decisions….

photo of the course participants from 2022-23
July 2023
Applications now open for the ICTD Research on Tax and Development Course

As part of the ICTD’s commitment to build research and analysis capacity on tax and development, we…

Accra city image with logos of LoGRI and ATI underneath
19 July 2023 - 20 July 2023
Virtual Workshops: Policy Design for Effective Property Taxation

While property taxation constitutes a major revenue source for subnational governments, it remains one of the…