In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes. Apparently these words, attributed to Benjamin Franklin, cannot be applied to all tax systems.
Grzegorz Poniatowski is Director of Fiscal Policy Studies at the Centre for Social and Economic Research (CASE). As a CASE expert he has led several projects for governmental and EU institutions on structural reforms, fiscal policy, taxation and financial markets. Currently, he is a task leader on the H2020 project FIRSTRUN – Fiscal Rules and Strategies under Externalities and Uncertainties. He also analyses investment determinates in emerging markets in a study for the International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group.