Unit 8: Shadow Economy, compliance and CAB

Learning intentions

At the end of this unit, I will be able to:

  1. Explain the shadow economy and provide examples of shadow economy activities.
  2. Outline the negative impact of shadow economy activities on individuals, businesses and the Irish economy.
  3. Explain the concept of tax compliance and the consequences of non-compliance.
  4. Describe the role of the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB).


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