Doubts over IMF tax proposals

Last week, in its Global Financial Stability Report, the International Monetary Fund skirted around the topic of additional charges on banks – though it acknowledged the need for "more direct methods to address systemic risks, such as instituting systemic risk-based capital surcharges [and] applying levies that are related to institutions' contribution to systemic risk". But in a supposedly confidential proposal for the G-20 meeting this month, which was leaked this week to the BBC, the IMF's

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: