Bulletin for International Taxation

This year, our Bulletin for International Taxation is turning 75. Throughout the year, we have been marking this momentous anniversary with various activities.

The cornerstone in the study and dissemination of international taxation

Established in 1946, the Bulletin is dedicated to the study and dissemination of knowledge about international and comparative taxation from a multi-disciplinary perspective. It examines global tax policy changes, legal and related developments to provide professional and academic readers with the necessary background and perspective to face the challenges of the contemporary tax landscape.

  • Dedicated to international and comparative taxation from a multidisciplinary perspective
  • 75 to 100 articles a year on a wide array of tax topics
  • Contributions by leading experts in the global international tax community
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
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The entire edition of the 75th anniversary issue is now available to purchase from our webshop.

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Meet some of the key contributors to the Bulletin for International Taxation through this series of short video interviews and revisit this unmissable product that has been contributing to the advancement of the global tax community.


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According to the IBFD Library catalogue, from its beginning until today, the Bulletin for International Taxation published the work of more than 1,370 authors! 

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Chief Editor
  • Johann Hattingh, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Assistant Editor
  • Mike Hammer, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Editorial Board
  • Brian J. Arnold, Senior Adviser, Canadian Tax Foundation, Toronto, Canada
  • Michael Lang, Professor of Tax Law and Head of the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria
  • Belema R. Obuoforibo, Director Knowledge Centre, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Richard J. Vann, Challis Professor of Law, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Malcolm Gammie, Barrister, One Essex Court, London, United Kingdom
  • Hans van den Hurk, Professor, Maastricht University; Owner, Cygnus Tax BV, Apertas BV and HerreveldvandenHurk BV, Netherlands
  • Christian Kahlenberg, Associated Partner, Flick Gocke Schaumburg, Berlin, Germany
  • Rick Krever, Professor, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Jinyan Li, Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School of York University, Canada
  • Charles E. McLure, Jr, Senior Fellow (emeritus), Hoover Institution, Stanford University, United States
  • Adrian J. Sawyer, Professor of Taxation, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Jonathan S. Schwarz, English Barrister, Temple Tax Chambers, London, United Kingdom; South African Advocate, Irish and Canadian Barrister; Visiting Professor, King’s College London, United Kingdom

The Bulletin for International Taxation (formerly: Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation) is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • Scopus abstract and citation database (Elsevier)
  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers
  • Publication Forum (JUFO, Finland)
  • Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals (MIAR, Spain)
  • ANVUR Rating of Scientific Journals (Italy)
  • CABS’ Academic Journal Guide (United Kingdom)
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)
  • Qualis (Brazil)
  • VHB-JOURQUAL 3 (Germany)