ax expenditures have been around for more than 50 years, but there has not been a systematic evaluation or reform of them during that time. Why should anyone be thinking about tax expenditures now?
With heightened urgency from the economic challenges of the COVID-19 health crisis, the reform of tax expenditure systems is vital. Governments worldwide face growing funding needs and cannot afford to continue offering tax deductions and incentives that harm the socioeconomic sustainability of their populations.
Join us to hear from the best in the industry – experts who will help you understand the main challenges and barriers holding back reform of the tax expenditure system.
Cara provides strategic oversight for the direction of Tax Analysts. She has been instrumental in developing strategies to improve the Tax Notes suite of products and to aggressively pursue transparency in the administration of tax systems. Previously, Cara managed the editorial department, including the flagship daily news publications and weekly magazines. Griffith has written for a broad range of tax policy publications, including Tax Notes State, The Tax Adviser, The Hedge Fund Law Report, and The Hill. She regularly speaks at tax conferences and other events on tax issues, on a variety of technical tax issues as well as the need for transparency in tax administration.
Griffith has a BA in political science and a BA in international studies from the University of Evansville and a JD from the George Washington University Law School.