International - Bank Taxes: Variations on a Theme
- V. Mendoza; P. Carville; B. Larking
- Derivatives & Financial Instruments, 2011 (Volume 13), No 4
- 10 August 2011
This article briefly describes the economic and political background to the introduction of bank levies in an increasing number of jurisdictions, identifies some of the key issues for governments and taxpayers, and questions whether there is sufficient international cooperation to achieve the intended goals.