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Tax expenditures are controversial because: (check all that apply)
Tax expenditures are generally:
Governments sometimes grant tax expenditures: (check all that apply)
Do governments generally have detailed information on tax expenditures and their consequences?
Do governments generally make public the information they have on tax expenditures and their consequences?
CSO's should engage with tax expenditure issues because: (check all that apply)
Can CSO's appraise the effects of tax expenditures and devise better tax expenditure policy without help from the government?
Tax expenditure systems are unique to each country. Do CSO's in one country have little to learn from research done in other countries?

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