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|Laos a place to grow money?
|New Corporate Income Tax Makes Laos Less
Competitive and Less Sustainable
Laos’ 28% corporate income tax rate hurts the country’s competitiveness and could induce
more concentration of future foreign investment in natural resource-based activities and
less in processing, manufacturing and knowledge-based sectors, leading towards a less
Find out why, read the article (in PDF, 500 KB).
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|Laos to Benefit More from Lower Tax
This article argues that a smarter corporate income tax policy for Laos is one that
implements a permanently low tax rate, particularly for the non-resource-based sectors.
Instituting a substantially lower corporate income tax rate than what is currently in place will
attract more foreign investments in sectors crucial for growth in the diversified,
non-natural-resource-based SMEs that supply products and services to large businesses
and consumers, generating many skilled and long term jobs and incomes across sectors.
This will more likely lead towards a more balanced and sustainable growth path. Why, how,
and will lower tax lead to government revenue loss?
Find out why, download the article (in PDF, 476 KB).