2018 Public Administration Mapping

Sweden’s Development Support to Tax Systems

Klas Markensten

More financing, including taxes, is needed to reach the Sustainable Development Goals. At the Addis Ababa conference 2015 the Addis Tax Initiative was launched, in which donors were asked to double their technical assistance to taxation by 2020. This commitment has been accepted by Sweden.

This is an overview of the Swedish experience of aid to taxation.