Seminar on Property Tax Reform

22 February 2018 to 23 February 2018

Following the Workshop on Tax Policy for Domestic Resource Mobilization on 20 - 22 February 2018, this seminar is aimed at officials with policy responsibility for property tax. It aims to give an overview of the issues involved in reform, review recent experiences in property tax reform in Asia and more widely, and allow discussion of the challenges in countries for successful property tax reform.

ADB Organizer: 
Governance Thematic Group
Partner Organization: 
ADB Institute, Study Group on Asian Tax Administration and Research, OECD
Event Coordinator: 
Governance and Public Sector Management
Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
22 Feb 2018 Introduction - Overview of Taxes on Property
22 Feb 2018 Session 1 - Key Concepts and Benefits of Recurrent Property Taxes
22 Feb 2018 Session 2 - Country Presentations on Current Situation
22 Feb 2018 Session 3 - Revenue Performance of Property Taxes
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
23 Feb 2018 Session 4 - International Comparisons of Property Tax Design
23 Feb 2018 Session 5 - Strategies for Improved Property Tax Performance in Developing Countries
23 Feb 2018 Session 6 - Implementing Reform of Property Taxes
23 Feb 2018 Session 7 - Strategies to Successful Property Tax Reform
23 Feb 2018 Session 8 - Summary of Workshop and Survey of Resources for Further Knowledge, Training, and Technical Support