To what extent does tax evasion affect the society?
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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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Decomposing Revenue Effects of Tax Evasion and Tax Structure Changes
ARINDAM DAS-GUPTA* email@example.com Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, B MCC Road, Pune 4110...
European Journal of Social Sciences – Volume 17, Number 3 (2010)
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
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...
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...
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?
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...
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...
A LONE FIGHT: BIR VERSUS TAX EVASION
“Taxation is a game and tax evasion is a genuine sport in making profit”
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...
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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...
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...
A case on tax evasion
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...
COMPLIANCE OF LOCAL AUTHORITY TAX BY SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES (SMES) IN NAIROBI
(Case of Single Business Permit within Kasarani Constituency)
For decades, tax researchers ha...
REVIEW OF SOME EFFECTS OF NIGERIAN CORPORATE TAX REGIME ON INVESTMENT PROMOTION
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...