How the taxman slows the spread of technology in Africa

Dr. Jocelyn Braun

An interesting article on the challenges in promoting economic development in Africa. Technology like Swifin aims to improve tax collection efficiency by governments, thereby expanding the total revenue of governments. The burden of tax is therefore spread across industries and could be designed to be fairer and more equitable, and more importantly, aligned with promoting economic development and welfare of the poor.

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