Global VAT/GST Developments, Including Digitalization of the Economy

Facilitator: Karl Heinz Haydl Keynote Speaker: Dimitra Koulouri, VAT Policy Advisor, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, Consumption Taxes Unit, OECD This session will focus on the growing international importance of VAT/GST in the digital age and the role of the OECD, as international policy standard setter, in shaping sound and consistent future international VAT/GST […]

EU Action Plan on Tax and Other VAT Initiatives

Moderator:  Karl-Heinz Haydl, Business at OECD VAT/GST Chair, Member of the VAT Expert Group of the EU Commission Speakers: Ludwig de Winter, Deputy Head of Unit—DG TAXUD—VAT Unit of the European Commission Lorry Limbourg, Coca-Cola Srdjan Timotic, Lam Research Gunjan Tripathi, Thomson Reuters This session will focus on the EU Commission’s Action Plan on Tax […]

Survey of Direct Tax Developments in Europe

Moderator: Nick Hasenoehrl, Herbalife Speakers: Christian Ehlermann, Ernst & Young LLP Astrid Pieron, Mayer Brown (Brussels) Maricla Pennisi, Andersen This session will feature a discussion of the most important recent developments in tax policy across Europe, including EU and individual country initiatives impacting multinational businesses operating in or doing business with Europe.  Topics will include […]

OECD Developments: A Policy Response

Moderator: Amy Roberti, Procter & Gamble Speakers: Will Morris, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Paul Oosterhuis, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP Gary Sprague, Baker McKenzie Robert Stack, Deloitte Tax LLP This session will feature a discussion of the latest OECD tax policy initiatives to reform the international tax system. The speakers will primarily address OECD Pillars […]

A Report from the OECD – Pillars 1 and 2

Facilitator: An Theeuwes, Shell International B.V. Speaker: Pascal Saint-Amans, Director, Center for Tax Policy & Administration, OECD The session will feature a keynote address from Pascal Saint-Amans, Director of the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration at the OECD, followed by an open discussion and Q&A session, each regarding the OECD’s latest initiatives in international […]