The Added Value of Value Added Tax : People are more willing to pay tax

  • Odd-Helge Fjeldstad
  • Published 2015
Raising domestic tax revenues is a priority for most sub-Saharan African countries. But the tax bases in most African countries are undermined by widespread tax avoidance and evasion. A new study from CMI supports the claim that improved knowledge about the tax system makes a difference in people’s willingness to pay tax. The study shows that exposure to… CONTINUE READING