International Conference “Tax aspects for a global economy”

ADVOC – The inter­na­tion­al net­work of inde­pen­dent law firms – and the LSV Recht­san­walts GmbH togeth­er with their coop­er­a­tion part­ner DeutscheAn­wal­tAkademie were host­ing the con­fer­ence “Tax aspects for a glob­al econ­o­my” on 27 Sep­tem­ber 2019 in Frank­furt am Main in Ger­many at the Grand­ho­tel Hes­sis­ch­er Hof.

The par­tic­i­pants had an inspir­ing event with high­ly up-to-date top­ics and inter­na­tion­al­ly active speak­ers. They received many ideas for their work.

The course of the con­fer­ence was as fol­lows:

Thurs­day 26th Sep­tem­ber 2019:

  • Recep­tion and Wel­come Din­ner 19:00 – 23:00 CET;

Fri­day 27 th Sep­tem­ber 2019:

  • Con­fer­ence 09:00 — 17:00 CET
  • Get togeth­er 17:00 to 18:00 CET

The speak­ers and their top­ics were:

Nor­man Win­gen, Tax Advi­sor, Advi­sor at the Cen­tre for Tax Pol­i­cy and Admin­is­tra­tion at the OECD head­quar­ters in Paris, will give an insight into the future devel­op­ment of tax law world­wide after the BEPS project has been com­plet­ed and its results are now being imple­ment­ed.

Dr. Sven-Eric Bärsch, Tax Advi­sor, Bonn/Frankfurt, Flick Gocke Schaum­burg, report­ed on the lat­est devel­op­ments in the field of trans­fer pric­ing.

Dr. Dirk Tas­si­lo Wassen, Man­ag­er Ernst & Young GmbH, Stuttgart, Tax Tech­nol­o­gy and Trans­for­ma­tion, Ana­lyt­ics, explained the tech­ni­cal aspects of Legal Tech and its appli­ca­tion in the field of tax law for you.

The tax­a­tion of cross-bor­der license agree­ments accord­ing to the BEPS project of the OECD is the sub­ject of the fourth pre­sen­ta­tion to be giv­en by Chris Walk­lett, Inter­na­tion­al Tax Part­ner, Bish­op Flem­ing, UK.

Mem­bers of the ADVOC Tax Prac­tice Group gave a brief pre­sen­ta­tion on cur­rent devel­op­ments in tax law in their coun­try of ori­gin (includ­ing cor­po­rate tax law).

The fol­low­ing ADVOC mem­bers par­tic­i­pat­ed in the Work­shop:

  • France: Fred­er­ic Plot­tin and Edouard Raba­tel, YDES, Lyon
  • Nor­way: Svein Aalling, Seland Orwall, Oslo.
  • Poland: Rafal Lewandows­ki, BSJP, War­saw
  • Por­tu­gal:Dio­go Orti­gao Ramos, Cua­tre­casas, Lis­bon
  • Unit­ed King­dom: Nico­la Manclark, Ash­fords LLP, Lon­don

More infor­ma­tion: Pro­gramme brochure (PDF)