Category: Tax Reform

Fiscal policy key to overcoming pandemic’s impact on LatAm: UN agency

The United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) has stated that Latin American SANTIAGO, July 6 (Xinhua) — Latin American countries must turn to effective fiscal policy to cushion the social and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and reactivate local economies, the United Nations Economic… – Continue reading

Tax amnesty plan faces hurdles – Credit Suisse

MANILA, Philippines – Investment bank Credit Suisse said an effective tax amnesty program would face hurdles in the Philippines due to the country’s strict banking secrecy law. In its Asian daily report titled “Philippines: Credible threat still lacking,” Credit Suisse economist Michael Wan said the planned program announced by Finance… – Continue reading