Annet Wanyana Oguttu is a professor of tax law in the Department of Taxation and the African Tax Institute at the University of Pretoria. She holds a doctorate and a master’s in tax law, the LLB degree and a postgraduate diploma in international tax. She is a rated researcher of South Africa’s National Research Foundation.
She has published many articles on various international tax issues, authored the seminal book International Tax Law: Offshore Tax Avoidance in South Africa (Juta 2015), is co-author of Tax Law: An Introduction (Juta 2020) and has written several book chapters. She is a member of the United Nations (UN) Financial Accountability, Transparency and Integrity (FACTI) Panel and South Africa’s Davis Tax Committee (for which she chairs the BEPS Subcommittee) and has served as a Commissioner of the South African Law Reform Commission.
She has written reports for South Africa’s National Treasury, the South African Revenue Service (SARS), the South African Reserve Bank, the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) and the International Fiscal Association (IFA). She has presented papers at conferences organized by IBFD, the United Nations, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF), the South African Institute of Tax Professionals (SAIT), the Institute of Austrian and International Tax Law, the London School of Economics and the Foundation for International Tax.
She has been a visiting professor at the University of Johannesburg, the University of Witwatersrand and the Institute of Austrian and International Tax Law. She is a board member of the African Tax Research Network, the Gordon Institute of Business Science and the Tax Faculty.