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Flat Tax Book with Simulation for Croatia
In the midst of a national debate for tax reform in Croatia, a relevant book "The Case for the Flat Tax in Croatia" (Flat Tax - Kako provesti poreznu reformu i potaknuti gospodarski rast?) co-authored by Natasha Srdoc, MBA and Joel Anand Samy, co-founders of Adriatic Institute and The International Leaders Summit on Economic Growth provides an easy-to-read tax reform guide book for Croatia and includes Croatia's first ever flat tax simulation. The Croatian version of the book was published by Zagreb based IBS.


The Sunday Times Spotlights Croatia's Backsliding on the Economic and Justice Fronts:


Brussels to spend £16m on PR as junk-status Croatia joins EU

Bojan Pancevski, Brussels
Published: 16 December 2012

Excerpts from the British-based Sunday Times' print edition:

The European Commission is planning to spend £16m on a public relations campaign to promote European enlargement ahead of the entry next year of Croatia, a country with such serious economic problems that it could be forced to seek a bailout.

Croatia’s credit rating was downgraded to junk status last week after a deterioration in its economy attributed to a lack of reforms. This prompted fears that the Balkan country might require a bailout even before it joins the EU next July.

Youth unemployment is about 40% and foreign investment is deterred by rampant corruption, organised crime and weak rule of law.

Adriatic Institute's co-founder and chairman quoted:

“Instead of fixing Croatia’s glaring problems, Europe is spending taxpayers’ money on a whitewash," said Natasha Srdoc, of the Adriatic Institute for Public Policy think tank...

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Brussels to spend £16m on PR as junk-status Croatia joins EU