02 Apr 2019 17:00 CETWebinar: Current Issues in the Taxation of Cross-Border Passive Income
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- Webinar: Current Issues in the Taxation of Cross-Border Passive Income
Overview and learning objectivesThe expert panel will explain how passive income is taxed under tax treaties and EU Directives, and what impact anti-avoidance rules (especially on beneficial ownership) as well as the latest tax treaty and ECJ case law might have in cross-border situations.After following this webinar, participants will be able to:
- comprehend the tax treaty and EU Directive attribution rules on passive income
- understand the importance of these rules for cross-border structures
- get to know the different anti-avoidance rules that might play an important role in cross-border situations
- appreciate the impact of the latest tax treaty and ECJ case law
- apprehend the importance of the notion of beneficial ownership and its evolvement around the globe
- identify potential risks for corporates earning passive income
Field of studyTaxes
Who should participateThe webinar is suitable for all tax professionals, including in-house tax personnel (e.g. directors, managers), tax lawyers, tax advisers, policymakers and government officials who deal with cross-border transactions, structures or cases and wish to understand the practical aspects of the taxation of cross-border passive income.
Course level and prerequisitesThis is an upper intermediate-level webinar and participants are expected to be familiar with the key concepts of tax treaties and EU Directives.
Advance preparationParticipation in this webinar does not require any preparation.
Interactive webinar - "Group Internet Based" (live webinar onlyTo safeguard the interactive nature of the webinar, a limited number of participants will be accepted. Early registration is therefore recommended. During live webinars, it is possible to interact with the presenters via a chat message function. Please note that questions are answered based on relevance, order of receipt and available time. Additionally, participants in the live webinar are invited to answer poll questions or to complete short tests. Participants who follow the live broadcast will also have access to the on-demand version for a further 12 months from the live date.Date of live broadcast: 02 April 2019
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- Context and background: the importance of tax treatment of passive income for cross-border structures
- Passive income and tax treaties
- Treatment of passive income under EU Directives (Interest and Royalties, Parent-Subsidiary) and recent developments
- Anti-avoidance measures concerning passive income
- Recent domestic, international tax treaty and ECJ case law
- Core risks and opportunities in the future