Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Dr. Andrew Morriss (Dean, Texas A&M & international tax economist) and I look forward to meeting other academics and professionals at international tax 69th IFA Congress held in the city of Basel from Sunday, August 30 to Thursday, September 3.
Email me so that we can link up at the Congress.
The International Fiscal Association (IFA) was established in 1938 with its headquarters in the Netherlands. It is the only non-governmental and non-sectoral international organisation dealing with fiscal matters. Government officials, MNE counsel, senior partners, and academics from 111 countries:
Its objects are the study and advancement of international and comparative law in regard to public finance, specifically international and comparative fiscal law and the financial and economic aspects of taxation.
STUDY 1: TAX INCENTIVES ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (R&D)
STUDY 2: PRACTICAL PROTECTION OF TAXPAYERS’ FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS
SEMINAR A: “PATENT BOXES”
SEMINAR B: THE TAXATION OF EXPATRIATES
SEMINAR C: CROSS-BORDER SUPPLY OF SERVICES AND VAT/GST: DEVELOPMENT OF IFA PROPOSALS
SEMINAR D: PRACTICAL PROTECTION OF TAXPAYERS IN THE EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION PROCESS
SEMINAR E: CROSS-BORDER MERGERS OF COMPANIES
SEMINAR F: IFA/EU: “STATE AID REVIEW AS A MEANS TO COMBAT AGGRESSIVE TAX PLANNING”
SEMINAR G: IFA/OECD
SEMINAR H: THE TAXATION OF GLOBAL FAMILIES
SEMINAR I: EFFECTIVENESS OF PARTICIPATION EXEMPTION
SEMINAR J: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN INTERNATIONAL TAXATION
SEMINAR K: PRACTICAL PROTECTION OF TAXPAYERS IN THE TAX LITIGATION PROCESS
SEMINAR L: TIMING ISSUES IN THE APPLICATION OF TAX TREATIES