Funding Public Services - not Foreign Profits: Rethinking Tanzania's Mining Tax Incentives

Funding Public Services - not Foreign Profits: Rethinking Tanzania's Mining Tax Incentives

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Since the publication of the Mbeki Panel report on Illicit Financial Flows from Africa, PSI has been at the forefront in mobilizing trade Unions and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in the Africa and Arab Region to campaign to end illicit financial flows - and corporate tax avoidance.

This Research Report is a continuation of this work, with the goal of showing government leaders and our communities that there is an alternative to giving in to the whims and wills of foreign corporations.

This is the key to enabling governments to raise revenue domestically to invest in quality public services. The insufficient quality of public services and push for privatisation, often in the interests of big corporations, is in-large-part a result of inadequate public revenues.