A Comparative Study of Taxation in Russia and Other CIS, East European and OECD Countries

  title={A Comparative Study of Taxation in Russia and Other CIS, East European and OECD Countries},
  author={Galina Preobragenskaya and R. McGee},
  journal={Institutional \& Transition Economics eJournal},
This paper discusses the current state of taxation and public finance in the Russian Federation and compares some aspects of Russian public finance to other CIS and Eastern European countries and to selected OECD countries. The paper begins with a discussion of the present tax system and structure in Russia, then places the Russian system in perspective by comparing certain aspects of the Russian system to those of other countries. Comparisons of tax burden as a percentage of GDP are made with… Expand
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