The overarching objective of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to spur sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs), thus contributing to poverty reduction.
The Asian Development Bank envisions a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty in the region.
The Centre for International Development at Harvard University is a university-wide centre that works to advance the understanding of development challenges and offer viable solutions to problems of global poverty.
The Commonwealth Secretariat, established in 1965, supports Commonwealth member countries to achieve development, democracy and peace. We are a voice for small and vulnerable states and a champion for young people.
Exchange and Research Centre for Leaders of Tax Administrations is a francophone non-governmental and non profit organisation. Created in 1982 in Yaoundé (Cameroon), CREDAF gathers heads of tax administrations of 30 french-speaking countries located on 4 continents.
The Department for International Development (DFID) leads the UK’s work to end extreme poverty.
As a service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development and international education work, we are dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world.
The Federation of Tax Administrators (FTA) was organized in 1937 to improve the quality of state tax administration by providing services to state tax authorities and administrators. These services include research and information exchange, training, and intergovernmental and interstate coordination.
L’Association de planification fiscale et financière (APFF) est un organisme à but non lucratif, indépendant et non gouvernemental, dédié à l’avancement et à la diffusion des connaissances et à l’amélioration des compétences de ses membres en matière de fiscalité.
The Inter-American Centre of Tax Administrations (CIAT) supports the efforts of national governments by promoting the evolution, social acceptance and institutional strengthening of tax administrations, encouraging international cooperation and the exchange of experiences and best practices.
IBFD is a unique centre of expertise, offering high-quality information and education on international taxation.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 189 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.
The International Tax Dialogue (ITD) is a joint initiative of the European Commission (EC), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), World Bank Group and Inter-American Center of Tax Administrations (CIAT). The ITD aims to encourage and facilitate discussion of tax matters among national tax officials, regional tax organisations, international organisations and other key stakeholders.
The Intra-European Organisation of Tax Administrations (IOTA) is a non-profit intergovernmental organisation that provides its members a platform for exchanging experiences and best practices on important issues and current developments concerning practical aspects of tax administration.
The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. We are not a bank in the ordinary sense but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. The World Bank Group comprises five institutions managed by their member countries.
The World Customs Organization (WCO), established in 1952 as the Customs Co-operation Council (CCC) is an independent intergovernmental body whose mission is to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of Customs administrations.
The project on South-South Sharing of Successful Tax Practices (S4TP) is designed to enhance cooperation and knowledge sharing among developing countries on successful practices for mobilizing domestic resources. To achieve this mission the project works to identify best practices that ensure tax revenues are wisely budgeted for development purposes and to integrate "Southern" country perspectives into international tax norms and practices.
OECD uses its wealth of information on a broad range of topics to help governments foster prosperity and fight poverty through economic growth and financial stability. We help ensure the environmental implications of economic and social development are taken into account.
We are a not-for-profit business which empowers leaders to accelerate self-sufficiency and prosperity for their communities, businesses, institutions and countries. These leaders could be heads of state or school teachers, global companies or local entrepreneurs, partners or donors.
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Mission Statement is to promote sustainable and equitable economic growth and socio-economic development through efficient, productive systems, deeper co-operation and integration, good governance, and durable peace and security; so that the region emerges as a competitive and effective player in international relations and the world economy.
The International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) is a global policy research network, devoted to improving the quality of tax policy and administration in developing countries, with a special focus on sub-Saharan Africa.
The International Tax Compact (ITC) is an informal platform that aims to enhance domestic revenue mobilisation in partner countries, and to promote fair, efficient and transparent tax systems.
Revenue Scotland is a Non-Ministerial Department responsible for the management and collection of Scotland’s devolved taxes – currently Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) and Scottish Landfill Tax (SLfT).
Revenue Scotland began tax collection operations on 1 April 2015 and has statutory powers in addition to the management and collection of the devolved taxes. These include:
providing information, advice and assistance on tax matters for Scottish Ministers;
providing information and assistance to taxpayers and agents;
efficiently resolving devolved tax disputes;
protecting tax revenue from tax fraud and avoidance.
Revenue Scotland is not responsible for tax policy and does not set tax rates or bands. The Scottish Government has responsibility for devolved tax policy, including the setting of rates and bands.