Analytical Corner: Building Tax Capacity in Developing Countries


Location: Cedar Hall, HQ1-1-660

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Tax capacity is vital for state building and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. Developing and emerging economies have improved revenue mobilization but could do more. A 9% rise in tax-to-GDP ratio is possible through a holistic reform encompassing tax policy, institutions, and legal aspects.




Juan-Carlos Benitez

Fiscal Affairs Department, IMF


Charles Vellutini

Fiscal Affairs Department, IMF