Center for Global Tax Policy

The Tax Foundation’s Center for Global Tax Policy produces timely and high-quality data, research, and analysis on taxation in countries around the world that influences the debate toward economically principled policies.

We produce the annual International Tax Competitiveness Index, a survey of corporate tax rates around the world, and several other comparative reports that allow taxpayers, journalists, and policymakers to compare their tax policies with those in other countries.

The mission of the global program is to promote tax and fiscal policy that leads to higher economic growth and improved quality of life for taxpayers throughout the world.

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Financial Transaction Taxes in Europe

February 4, 2021

Value-added Taxes in the Pandemic

February 1, 2021

Actionable VAT Policy Gap in Europe

January 28, 2021

Consumption Tax Policies in OECD Countries

January 26, 2021

Using Carbon Tax Revenue to Grow the Economy

January 22, 2021

Tax Subsidies for R&D Expenditures in Europe

January 21, 2021

Day 2 of OECD Consultation on International Tax Reform Blueprints

January 15, 2021

Day 1 of OECD Consultation on International Tax Reform Blueprints

January 14, 2021

Integrated Tax Rates on Corporate Income in Europe

January 14, 2021

Double Taxation of Corporate Income in the United States and the OECD

January 13, 2021

2021 VAT Rates in Europe

January 7, 2021

Digital Tax Collection Triggers New U.S. Tariffs on France

January 6, 2021

Sparkling Wine Taxes in Europe

December 28, 2020

Wealth Taxes in Europe

December 17, 2020

Tax Foundation Response to OECD Public Consultation Document: Reports on the Pillar One and Pillar Two Blueprints

December 14, 2020

2020 Spanish Regional Tax Competitiveness Index

December 9, 2020

Corporate Tax Rates around the World, 2020

December 9, 2020

Reduced Corporate Income Tax Rates for Small Businesses in Europe

December 3, 2020

Poland Borrows an Idea from Estonia’s Tax System, but Misses the Point

December 2, 2020

Patent Box Regimes in Europe

November 26, 2020