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Gaining Policy Credibility for a Disinflation: Ireland’s Experience in the EMS

Gaining Policy Credibility for a Disinflation: Ireland’s Experience in the EMS »

Source: IMF Staff papers, Volume 37 No. 1

Volume: 37

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1990

ISBN: 9781451956863

Keywords: tax reform, taxes, saving rate, income tax, tax rates

This paper examines factors affecting saving, policy tools, and tax reform. The literature on factors affecting saving and capital formation in industrialized countries is reviewed, and measurement problems are exa...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with Singapore

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with Singapore »

Source: Singapore : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Volume/Issue: 2008/100

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2008

ISBN: 9781451834260

Keywords: corporate income tax, tax rate, tax rates, tax system, income tax

Singapore's recent economic performance has been impressive, underpinned by prudent macroeconomic management. Economic activity remains strong despite a softening in external demand. On the demand side, domestic de...

Regulatory and Tax Treatment of Loan Loss Provisions

Regulatory and Tax Treatment of Loan Loss Provisions »

Volume/Issue: 1996/6

Series: IMF Policy Discussion Papers

Author(s): Claudia Dziobek

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 June 1996

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451972009.003

ISBN: 9781451972009

Keywords: tax authorities, tax treatment, tax deductible, fiscal authorities, tax deductions

Provisioning for loan losses is a method for recognizing the reduction in the value of a hank's loan portfolio. Provisions are an essential element of prudential risk management and capital adequacy measurement and...

Joint Responsibility Shared Rewards
			: The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda

Joint Responsibility Shared Rewards : The Managing Director's Global Policy Agenda »

Volume: 19

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 April 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513510323.007

ISBN: 9781513510323

Keywords: Economic integration, Economic systems, Economic reforms, Economic policy, Fiscal policy, external linkage, trade tension, policy framework, structural reform, resilience

International cooperation, economic and financial integration, and technological progress have delivered enormous benefits across the globe during the past decades. Yet, in many countries, these benefits have not b...

Japan
			: Selected Issues

Japan : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2010/212

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 July 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455207886.002

ISBN: 9781455207886

Keywords: fiscal consolidation, taxes, corporate taxes, consumption taxes, international monetary fund

Although fiscal consolidation has short-term costs, the potential long-term benefits are considerable. Although adjustment is important for securing fiscal sustainability, reforms that raise potential growth could...

Singapore
			: 2007 Article IV Consultation:  Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion

Singapore : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion »

Volume/Issue: 2008/100

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 March 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451834260.002

ISBN: 9781451834260

Keywords: corporate income tax, tax rate, tax rates, tax system, income tax

Singapore's recent economic performance has been impressive, underpinned by prudent macroeconomic management. Economic activity remains strong despite a softening in external demand. On the demand side, domestic de...

Tax Biases to Debt Finance
			: Assessing the Problem, Finding Solutions

Tax Biases to Debt Finance : Assessing the Problem, Finding Solutions »

Volume/Issue: 2011/11

Series: Staff Discussion Notes

Author(s): Ruud A. Mooij

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781463935139.006

ISBN: 9781463935139

Keywords: Corporate taxation, investors, tax system, cost of capital, corporate tax, interest payments, Interest Deductibility, Corporate Financial Structure, Multinational Debt Shifting, Bank Leverage

Staff Discussion Notes showcase the latest policy-related analysis and research being developed by individual IMF staff and are published to elicit comment and to further debate. These papers are generally brief an...

IMF Staff papers, Volume 37 No. 1

IMF Staff papers, Volume 37 No. 1 »

Volume: 37

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 1990

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451956863.024

ISBN: 9781451956863

Keywords: tax reform, taxes, saving rate, income tax, tax rates

This paper examines factors affecting saving, policy tools, and tax reform. The literature on factors affecting saving and capital formation in industrialized countries is reviewed, and measurement problems are exa...

Effective Average Tax Rates for Permanent Investment

Effective Average Tax Rates for Permanent Investment »

Volume/Issue: 2008/56

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Alexander Klemm

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451869187.001

ISBN: 9781451869187

Keywords: effective tax rates, discrete investment, tax holidays, tax rates, taxation, personal taxes, capital stock,

This paper extends the effective average tax rate (EATR) developed in Devereux and Griffith (2003) by relaxing the assumption of a one-period perturbation in the capital stock. Instead it allows a permanent investm...

Budget Consolidation
			: Short-Term Pain and Long-Term Gain

Budget Consolidation : Short-Term Pain and Long-Term Gain »

Volume/Issue: 2010/163

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Douglas Laxton , Susanna Mursula , Kevin Clinton , and Michael Kumhof

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455201464.001

ISBN: 9781455201464

Keywords: current account imbalances, tax reform, income taxes, consumption taxes, Open Economy Macroeconomics, International Policy Coordination and Transmission, Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents: General,

The paper evaluates the costs and benefits of fiscal consolidation using simulations based on the IMFs global DSGE model GIMF. Over the longer run, well-targeted permanent reductions in budget deficits lead to a co...