Magdalena Sepúlveda

Magdalena Sepúlveda

Magdalena Sepúlveda is a member of the Independent Commission for the Reform of International Corporate Taxation (ICRICT). Previously, she was the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty and Human Rights.

 

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On this International Human Rights Day, it is incumbent on all of us to make a clear commitment to the issue of international taxation, no longer considering it as a technical issue to be discussed behind closed doors. (Photo: Marcelo Hernandez/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Beirut and Santiago in the Streets: Why Multinationals Should Pay Their Fair Share of Taxes
Will 2020 be as explosive as the year that is coming to an end? This is the anxiety that embraces governments around the world, still destabilized by massive and unexpected popular uprisings. In Chile, where I come from, but also in Ecuador, Venezuela, Bolivia, France, Iraq, Lebanon, and Egypt,...
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The fact that two women have kick-started a much-needed debate about taxes in the United States is not a coincidence. (Photo: Scott Eisen/Getty Images) Views
Friday, March 01, 2019
Economic Inequality and Taxation are Feminist Issues
Two American women lawmakers, Senator Elizabeth Warren and Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, are determined to make taxation one of the central issues in the United States 2020 election campaign. They both express the will to do away with the taboo on taxing the rich. They are right. In the...
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