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We need a United Nations Intergovernmental Tax Body now!
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We need a United Nations Intergovernmental Tax Body now!

The most equitable way to create a fairer global tax system NEW YORK,  18 April 2016– Following the Panama Papers release, the Global Alliance for Tax Justice renews its call for a United Nations inclusive intergovernmental tax body to be established. Global cooperation is urgently needed to create a fairer global tax system to increase domestic resource mobilization and reduce inequality. The Panama…

Commission’s selective tax transparency proposal leaves most of the world in the dark
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Commission’s selective tax transparency proposal leaves most of the world in the dark

BRUSSELS, 12 April 2016 —The European Commission has missed yet another chance to effectively end tax havens, campaigners say. Today’s proposal on tax transparency limits public country-by-country reporting to the EU and an arbitrary list of tax havens. This makes it impossible to effectively combat tax havens, which have been at the center of scandals…

UNCTAD XIV:17- 22 JULY, 2016, Nairobi
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UNCTAD XIV:17- 22 JULY, 2016, Nairobi

NAIROBI, 22 February 2016- Tax Justice Network-Africa (TJN-A) has been nominated to host the Civil Society Forum at the 2016 quadrennial United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD XIV) conference to be held in Nairobi, Kenya. The fourteenth UNCTAD conference will be held on July 17-22, 2016. UNCTAD XIV is on the theme: From Decision…

About TJNA

The Tax Justice Network-Africa (TJN-A) is a Pan-African initiative and a member of the Global Alliance for Tax Justice. Launched in January 2007 during the World Social Forum (WSF) held in Nairobi, TJN-A promotes socially- just, accountable and progressive taxation systems in Africa. It advocates for tax policies with pro-poor outcomes and tax systems that curb public resource leakages and enhance domestic resource mobilisation.

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