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2019 Global Talent Competitiveness Index

“GTCI is an annual benchmarking report that measures and ranks countries based on their ability to grow, attract and retain talent. Launched for the first time in 2013, the GTCI provides a wealth of data and analysis that helps decision … Continue reading

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Enhancing Tax Competitiveness in Connecticut

Key Findings Connecticut is struggling. The state is affluent, but a shrinking population and departing employers, coupled with mounting costs of government and the high taxes that pay for it, have the state headed in the wrong direction. The state’s … Continue reading

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The U.S.’s New Ranking on the International Tax Competitiveness Index

On December 22nd, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the “Tax Cut and Jobs Act” (TCJA) into law, which made a number of changes to the United States’ tax code. The enacted law made changes to both the corporate and individual … Continue reading

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Treasury Department Releases Study Addressing Global Competitiveness of U.S. Business Tax System

The Treasury Departments Office of Tax Policy recently released a comprehensive study addressing business taxation and global competitiveness, Approaches to Improve the Competitiveness of the U.S. Business Tax System for the 21st Century (pdf). The study outlines two broad approaches… … Continue reading

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Knoll: Taxation and the Competitiveness of Sovereign Wealth Funds

Michael Knoll (Penn) has posted Taxation and the Competitiveness of Sovereign Wealth Funds: Do Taxes Encourage Sovereign Wealth Funds to Invest in the United States? on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) control vast amounts of capital… … Continue reading

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