Jacques Sasseville is Head of the Tax Treaty Unit of the Fiscal Affairs Division at the OECD. From 1990 to 1993, he was Principal Administrator and subsequently Deputy Head of the Fiscal Affairs Division at the OECD. He previously worked as a Professor in the Department of Accounting Sciences at the University of Quebec in Montreal, as researcher and lecturer at the University of Montreal, and as a tax lawyer in a Canadian law firm. He is currently a member of the Permanent Scientific Committee of the International Fiscal Association and has worked with the federal government of Canada as counsel in the Tax Counsel Division and as Head of Tax Treaties.
Mr Sasseville has written extensively on Canadian and international tax issues: his publications include contributions to IBFD’s Bulletin for International Taxation and EC and International Tax Law Series.