Global initiatives like the BEPS Project and movement towards the automatic exchange of financial account information were at the top of the agenda when heads of tax administrations met in Oslo, Norway, 27-29 September for the 11th meeting of the Forum on Tax Administration (FTA).Read more
The Joint International Taskforce on Shared Intelligence and Collaboration brings together 37 of the world's national tax administrations that have committed to more effective and efficient ways to deal with tax avoidance. The JITSIC offers a platform to enable its members to actively collaborate within the legal framework of effective bilateral and multilateral conventions and tax information exchange agreements – sharing their experience, resources and expertise to tackle the issues they face in common.Read more
The Forum on Tax Administration (FTA) was established in July 2002 to develop a global response to tax administration issues. The FTA aims to influence the environment within which tax systems operate: to move away from a confrontational dialogue to more constructive engagement with taxpayers. It brings together Commissioners from 46 OECD and non-OECD countries to share information and experience and to identify international good practices for resolving particular administration issues.
This is the seventh edition of the OECD Tax Administration Comparative Information series. It provides internationally comparative data on important aspects of tax systems and their administration for 55 advanced and emerging economies.