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Fiscal consolidation after COVID-19: issues and policy options in sub-Saharan Africa

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IFS Working Paper W22/03
This paper investigates the effect of electronic payments technology on firms’ tax compliance in a large developing economy.
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This report analyses Ghana’s customs revenues in historical and international context, before using detailed data to investigate the drivers of revenue in recent years.
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We use microsimulation models to study the effects of reduced VAT rates and exemptions on revenues, poverty and inequality. In isolation, reduced VAT rates and exemptions in six LMICs studied are poverty-reducing. They are often expensive in terms of foregone tax revenue, and in all cases richer ...
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We sought to determine whether areas with higher levels of socioeconomic deprivation or larger ethnic minority populations saw larger falls in emergency and planned admissions in England.