28 - 29 Nov 2013IFA and IBFD 75th Jubilee Asia-Pacific Tax Conference

To celebrate 75 years as a leading provider of high quality independent tax research, IBFD together with the IFA-Malaysia Branch will be hosting the Asia-Pacific Tax Conference from 28-29 November 2013 in Kuala Lumpur.


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Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia
IFA and IBFD 75th Jubilee Asia-Pacific Tax Conference
Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

This conference is being organised to celebrate the 75th anniversary of IBFD and the International Fiscal Association.

It is a forum for tax practitioners, tax administrators, tax policymakers and academics to discuss the various topical tax issues in Asia-Pacific. Various international and regional tax experts are expected to participate in the conference.
The 2-day conference programme will look into tax trends, anti-avoidance, tax planning, the use of criminal provisions and sanctions, developments in tax treaties, tax litigation, customs and free trade, transfer pricing as well as VAT/GST. It will also feature a panel session on investing into the Indochina Region.





  • Aliff Fazelbhoy, ALMT Legal India
  • Anand Raj, Shearn Delamore & Co Malaysia
  • Aurobindo Ponniah, IBFD
  • Bhupinder Singh, Petronas Malaysia
  • Bob Fletcher, Deloitte Singapore
  • Brendan Brown, Russel McVeagh New Zealand
  • Chas Roy-Chowdhury, ACCA United Kingdom
  • Emile Bongers, Stibbe United Arab Emirates
  • Gianpaolo Camaggio, C&A Advisors China
  • Gilbert Altamia, SKM Global Philippines
  • Prof Han Kogels, IFA Secretary General
  • Jack Sheehan, DFDL
  • James Hunter, Ernst & Young Hong Kong
  • Prof Jan de Goede, IBFD
  • Jude Ocampo, DFDL Cambodia
  • Kang Beng Hoe, Taxand Malaysia
  • Li Ying, Siemens China
  • Luis Coronado, Ernst & Young Singapore
  • Melinda Brown, OECD
  • Michael Evans, University of Melbourne Law School, Australia
  • Michael Hendroff, Intel Malaysia
  • Michael Olesnicky, Baker & McKenzie Hong Kong
  • Prof Miranda Stewart, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Mohd Nizom bin Sairi, Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia
  • Naoki Oka, National Tax Agency of Japan
  • Noor Azian Abdul Hamid, Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia
  • Paul Drum, CPA Australia
  • Picharn Sukparangsee, Siam Law Offices Thailand
  • Pieter de Ridder, Loyens & Loeff Singapore
  • Porus Kaka SC, IFA President
  • Raja Kumaran, PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia
  • Rakesh Dharawat, KPMG India
  • Robert Tsang, Deloitte Singapore
  • Sandra Segaran, Deloitte Malaysia
  • Serjit Singh, Shell Malaysia
  • Shubendu Misra, Ernst & Young Singapore
  • Sobramaniam Tholasy, Royal Malaysian Customs Department
  • Steve Towers, Deloitte Singapore
  • Sunny Choong, Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • Surin Segar, Maybank Malaysia
  • Thanneermalai Somasundaram, PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia
  • Todd Beutler, DLA Piper Hong Kong
  • Tony Clemens, PricewaterhouseCoopers Australia
  • Dr Veerinderjeet Singh, IFA Malaysia/Taxand Malaysia
  • Yash Sharma, McKinsey & Co India
  • Prof Yoshihiro Masui, University of Tokyo, Japan


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