Global relations and development


  • OECD Tax and Development Days 2024

    Join us on 12-13 March for the fourth OECD Tax and Development Days. We have lined up a series of sessions dedicated to some of our key initiatives to strengthen tax capacity and improve tax policy and compliance in developing countries.

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  • Building Tax Culture, Compliance and Citizenship, Second Edition

    Building on previous OECD analysis, this report aims to help tax revenue authorities in designing and implementing taxpayer education initiatives. It examines 140 initiatives under implementation in 59 developed and developing countries, offering a classification of different approaches to taxpayer education, and identifying common challenges and solutions.

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  • Tax and Development Case Studies

    A new series of tax and development case studies demonstrates how governments in developing countries are addressing tax avoidance and evasion, assisted by the tools and capacity building services which the OECD and the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes carry out with the crucial support of their donors and partner organisations.

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Our work on global relations and development ensures that developing countries receive effective support to build the capacity to implement international tax standards, and establishes effective partnerships with a range of stakeholders. Read more about our work


Areas of Capacity Building

Explore each category below for more information about our activites and programmes:


Global Relations


Tax Inspectors
Without Borders


Capacity building
in developing countries


Platform for
Collaboration on Tax


Task Force on
Tax and Development


LAC Fiscal Forum