• To What Extent Does Tax Evasion Affect the Society
    To what extent does tax evasion affect the society? Word counts: 1510 words Introduction: The importance of the revenue to a country is well known in the world. The global financial system has more interconnections now than at any other time in history. (Simser.J, 2008, p.131). Tax...
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  • Effects of Tax Evasion
    International Tax and Public Finance, 7, 177–194, 2000. c 2000 Kluwer Academic Publishers. Printed in The Netherlands. Decomposing Revenue Effects of Tax Evasion and Tax Structure Changes ARINDAM DAS-GUPTA* oldmonk87@yahoo.com Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, B MCC Road, Pune 4110...
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  • The Ethics of Tax Evasion; Perceptual Evidence from Nigeria
    European Journal of Social Sciences – Volume 17, Number 3 (2010) 360 The Ethics of Tax Evasion: Perceptual Evidence from Nigeria Temitope Olamide Fagbemi Department of Accounting and Finance, Faculty of Social Sciences University of Ilorin, Nigeria E-mail: olamidefag@yahoo.com Tel: 234-8020...
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  • Tax Evasion
    asionTHE SOCIO-ECONOMIC PROBLEM OF TAX AVOIDANCE AND EVASION IN NIGERIA: AN OVERVIEW Dominic Asada LL.B. (Hons.) B.L, LL.M. Tax Avoidance and Evasion are some of the most perplexing problems facing the nation today. It is widely believed that there is a considerable difference between estimated reve...
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  • Tax Evasion
    Introduction Just as death and taxes are certainties in this world, so are ways and means to minimize if not eliminate altogether one's tax liabilities.Attempts to escape the tax net may take any one of two forms: tax evasion and tax avoidance. Tax evasion may be defined as the act of reducing t...
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  • Tax Evasion
    2. Why is there little tax evasion in Singapore or any other country of your choice? Is it because Singaporeans fear state punishment or because they are satisfied with the performance of the state? Or is there any other explanation? Which explanation(s) do you find most persuasive? Why? Tax eva...
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  • Tax Evasion and Avoidance Practice
    World Journal of Social Sciences Vol. 2. No. 7. November 2012 Issue. Pp. 150 – 156 Tax Evasion and Avoidance Practices in Some Selected Corporate Firms of Bangladesh Mohammad Zahid Hossain Bhuiyan* The present study is based on a total number of 9 (Nine) tax appeal cases and opinions of a tot...
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  • Tax Evasion in Developing Countries
    Tax Evasion in Developing Countries Term Paper (Development Economics) DSE According to Swiss Coalation of Development Organisations, harmful tax practices is leading to a loss of at least USD 50 billion a year for the Developing Countries. This amount is equivalent to the amount required...
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  • tax evasion
    A LONE FIGHT: BIR VERSUS TAX EVASION “Taxation is a game and tax evasion is a genuine sport in making profit” I. INTRODUCTION The distinction between tax avoidance and tax evasion is very clear in the academe. Tax books have often defined tax avoidance as an attempt to minimize the...
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  • Tax Evasion and Tax Fraud
    Essay on Tax Invasion and Tax Fraud In a world full of debt, the largest bill is the governments. To raise revenue and make their payments, they impose taxes on people in multiple ways. Although no one is ecstatic about paying taxes, it is not a choice. However, how you report your income and taxes...
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  • Tax Evasion and Tax Compliance
    52 6020 T AX E VASION AND T AX C OMPLIANCE Luigi Alberto Franzoni University of Bologna, Italy © Copyright 1999 Luigi Alberto Franzoni Abstract This chapter offers an overview of the theoretical and empirical research on tax evasion, delineating the variety of factors affecting nonc...
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  • Effects of Tax Income on Labor Supply and Ad
    I. Introduction One of the most commonly discussed issues in economics is how tax rates relate to economic growth. Advocates of tax cuts claim that a reduction in the tax rate will lead to increased economic growth and prosperity. Others claim that if we reduce taxes, almost all of th...
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  • Why Is There Little Tax Evasion in Singapore? Why Do Most People Pay Taxes to the State?
    In Singapore, tax evasion is extremely low and it is almost impossible to escape from tax. Tax is a measure primarily imposed to raise revenue so that the government can meet its responsibility to provide for the general welfare and defense of its citizen as well as pay its debt(A.Segal)...
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  • Business Ethics - Tax Evasion
    BUSL 204 – Optional Essay Topic: Tax Evasion Tutorial: Friday 10AM “I pay 35% tax, so everyday I work 65% of the time on my business and 35% of the time trying to avoid the tax”. This is an infamous quote once attributed to Rupert Murdoch and it typifies a concerning issue that I will exp...
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  • Tax Evasion
    Tax evasion Definition Tax evasion is an unlawful practice which has the effect of reducing the government revenue needed for the provision of infrastructure, public services and public utilities. (Otosanya , 2009). Spicer (1975) also stated that, tax evasion “ tax evasion result in a loss of ta...
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  • Tax Avoidance vs. Tax Evasion
    TAX AVOIDANCE vs. TAX EVASION From the time taxes were first imposed on American citizens, people have been trying to find ways to escape paying them. While some taxpayers continue to find legal ways to avoid paying a portion of their taxes, others simply choose to evade taxes or not pay them a...
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  • tax evasion
    There is a clear-cut difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion. One is legally acceptable and the other is an offense. Unfortunately however many consultants even in this country do not understand the difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion. Most of the planning aspects...
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  • tax evasion. a case
    A case on tax evasion by Anurag Kashyap Introduction Tax evasion is the illegal evasion of taxes by individuals, corporations and trusts. Tax evasion often entails taxpayers deliberately misrepresenting the true state of their affairs to the tax...
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  • Compliance of Local Authority Tax by Small and Medium Enterprises (Smes) in Nairobi
    COMPLIANCE OF LOCAL AUTHORITY TAX BY SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES (SMES) IN NAIROBI (Case of Single Business Permit within Kasarani Constituency) By CAMERON KAGEHA KMU/EMBA/550/2002 ABSTRACT For decades, tax researchers ha...
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  • Review of Some Effects of Nigerian Corporate Tax Regime on Investment Promotion
    REVIEW OF SOME EFFECTS OF NIGERIAN CORPORATE TAX REGIME ON INVESTMENT PROMOTION BY: Y.S.UTHMAN 1.1 INTRODUCTION: Neither the Companies Income Tax Act nor any Nigerian Tax Law provides for the definition of the term tax or corporate tax. In an Australian case of Mathews v. Chicory Marketin...
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