47231-001: Tax Policy and Administration Research and Capacity Development

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

Public financial management, including tax administration and policy, is a core thematic priority under the Second Governance and Anticorruption Action Plan (GACAP II) of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), which is mainstreamed throughout ADB s operations. Moreover, ADB s Strategy 2020 (2008) emphasizes good governance, capacity development and partnership as key drivers of change. Tax administration is an important tool for strengthening governance, which is also a component of the regional ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 47231-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8450
Approval Date 18 Sep 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 300
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public expenditure and fiscal management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)

 

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