Dismantling the theory of the Government: why Spain already demands a very high tax sacrifice from its citizens

Jos Flix Sanz and Desiderio Romero, from Funcas, argue that “the Spanish fiscal pressure, once it is adjusted by fiscal effort, is among the highest in its environment.”

The Minister of Finance, Mara Jess Montero.E. M.


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The Government defends that Spain presents a differential of seven or eight points in terms of collection with respect to the European average, and one of the objectives of the Minister of Finance, Mara Jess Montero, is to reduce that distance. And for this, among other things, it has created the committee of experts that should guide the tax reform that the Treasury aspires to. However, what not a few economists say is that, in reality, the fiscal effort that Spain demands from its taxpayers is already very

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