Tax Transparency and Simplification Program, Southeast Europe

Projekt abgeschlossen

The Program aims at improving tax compliance by increasing the transparency and simplicity of tax administration procedures especially in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), Albania and possibly also in Kosovo. The activities will be grouped around three workstreams: 1) Domestic taxation: simplifying tax administration procedures, 2) International taxation: improve the legal framework and efficiency of international taxation procedures (transfer pricing and Double Taxation Treaties) and 3) regional knowledge sharing events for Southeat European tax administration officials. The International Finance Corporation is the implementing agency. The main direct beneficiaries are the tax administrations of Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegowina, Albania, Kosovo and other Souteast European Governments. Indirect beneficiary is the private sector.

Land/Region Periode Budget
17.07.2012 - 30.04.2014
CHF 1'256'165
Ziele It is expected that an alignment of national transfer pricing policies and double taxation treaties with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) transfer pricing guidelines and EU Fiscal Blueprint will take place. Increased revenue generation for the tax administration and aggregated private sector cost savings are additional results to be expected.
Verantwortliche Direktion/Bundesamt SECO
Kreditbereich Ostzusammenarbeit
Projektpartner Vertragspartner
  • International Finance Corporation

Budget Laufende Phase Schweizer Beitrag CHF   1'256'165 Bereits ausgegebenes Schweizer Budget CHF   0 Budget inklusive Projektpartner CHF   1'256'166

Phase 2 17.07.2012 - 30.04.2014   (Completed)