While there are many factors that affect a country’s economic performance, taxes play an important role. A well-structured tax code is easy for taxpayers to comply with and can promote economic development while raising sufficient revenue for a government’s priorities.
Lisa Hogreve is a Global Research Fellow at Tax Foundation where she supports the global team by doing research on various topics within the field of international tax regulations. She is currently finishing her bachelors degree in International Business Administration at European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany, where she is majoring in taxation, economics and management. Her thesis analyzing the influence of taxes on corporate location decisions is jointly supported by Tax Foundation and Prometheus Institute, Berlin. Prior to joining tax foundation, Lisa gained first experience in business tax consulting as a working student in a Berlin-based transfer pricing consultancy.
The ongoing economic uncertainty from the COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain disruptions, and current inflationary pressures have highlighted the importance of investment.