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From the book…Over 3,000b bilateral agreements to prevent tax evasion, eliminate double taxation and provide a legal basis for the exchange of confidential tax-payer information have been concluded by states. Not a technical treatise on taxation, this book explains how the exercise of tax diplomacy by states is influenced by the international tax aspects of their foreign policy. Designed to make accessible this area of international relations which has escaped the public scrutiny associated with other forms of statecraft, the book explains the unassailable link between the state’s economic value system the goals of this feature of diplomacy often obfuscated by the word ‘tax’. Few small island developing states have pursued a programme of sustained of tax treaty negotiation. Barbados is a well-known exception. Even if numerically modest by developed world standards its thirty-five treaties are geographically diverse and are used throughout the text to illustrate the contemporary policy and practice of tax diplomacy.