International Tax Academy 2018

International Tax Academy 2018
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Event Dates: September 24th to 26th
Location: Downing College
Cambridge,   UK
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Master the Core Principles of Modern International Taxation

A residential event designed to provide you with a 360 Understanding of the Global Corporate Tax Landscape

The International Tax Academy is designed to ensure you master the core aspects of modern international taxation in a unique informal setting. This three day residential programme has been thoroughly researched with some of the most acclaimed international tax experts to ensure you are fully up to speed with the latest developments and critical challenges in the international tax space.

US Tax Reform: Overview, Comparisons and Challenges

One of the most talked about political shake-ups of 2018, US tax reform under President Donald Trump has far reaching implications for businesses operating globally. Join us as we explore to what extent the US tax system has changed, including the key provisions of the new system such as BEAT, GILTI, Interest expense limitations, anti-hybrid rules and more. We then take a look at how the new system compares with cross border rules worldwide - not to be missed!

How is the World Taxing the Digital Economy?

There has been an ongoing debate as to how the world should tax the digital economy in recent years. With both the OECD and European Commission having recently released recommendations on the issue, it is vital that businesses are up to date with the latest policy developments with regards to the digital economy. How are these latest policy developments unfolding, and how is the world viewing currencies such as Bitcoin? Join us and find out!

Anti-Avoidance Worldwide: UK, Europe and Beyond

With the OECD's BEPS project having been globally recognised by over 100 jurisdictions, and the European Commission's Anti-Tax Avoidance Directives now in full swing, the anti-avoidance landscape has never been so complicated, with huge ramifications for businesses who are not compliant. Over the course of the 3 days we will explore the anti-avoidance landscape globally, including EU developments, legislation such as the Diverted Profits Tax, and news from Australia, India and the UK.

News from Europe: Treaties, State Aid and the ECJ

The European Commission have been very active in their role in shaping the international tax landscape in recent years, and are showing no signs of slowing down. With high profile State Aid cases such as Apple and Amazon gaining worldwide recognition, heads of tax need to stay on top of the latest developments at EU level. Expect high level presentations on the EU legislative and ECJ developments, European holding & CFC regimes, and the latest treaty developments.

The Transfer Pricing Landscape: Progress and Hurdles

The global transfer pricing landscape has never been so complex, with the the introduction on Country by Country Reporting by many jurisdictions worldwide, along with recent policy developments such the OECD's recent guidance on transfer pricing of intangible assets. Ensure you are up to speed with the latest policy developments in the transfer pricing space and an industry perspective on TP Documentation, which is proving to have a huge impact for both multinational corporations and tax authorities.

Who Should Attend the International Tax Academy?

·         International Tax and Transfer Pricing associates

·         In-house tax professionals from large multinational corporations

·         Associates and Partners looking to move into corporate tax

·         Partners and Heads of Tax looking to brush up with the latest information



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