Tax revenues bouncing back after the crisis

The same sources tend to exagerrate the impact of tax losses on developing countries, extrapolating speculative assumptions of illicit activity based on already unreliable WTO estimates.

Of course governments have a legitimate right to collect the taxes due to them. But no government interest is well served through acting on unreliable and inaccurate information masquerading as research, which is in reality lobbying propaganda designed to keep the grant aid coming through the door.