Paying Taxes 2015

The changing face of tax compliance in 189 economies worldwide

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Cooperative compliance

The two pillars on which it is built are:

(1) trust and transparency; and
(2) predictability and certainty.

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Paying Taxes 2015 is a unique study which investigates and compares tax regimes across 189 economies worldwide, ranking them according to the relative ease of paying taxes.

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Total tax cost... number of payments... compliance burden. How does your economy compare to others around the world?

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Changes in tax compliance

How have economies improved their tax compliance systems? How are tax systems perceived? How can businesses and tax authorities learn to trust each other?

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