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Journals

Our reputable journal titles cover cross-border taxation from a global perspective.

Bulletin for International Taxation

Get the insights you need to rise to the challenges of today’s international tax landscape

The Bulletin for International Taxation (BIT) has been the leading forum for exchanging knowledge in the field of international taxation since 1946. It gives you a unique multidisciplinary overview of the policy changes and developments that are transforming the world of international taxation.

  • 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
  • ISSN 2352-9202

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

Correspondents

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)

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International Tax Studies

Gain thought-provoking perspectives on the issues transforming the world of international taxation.

International Tax Studies (ITAXS) is a series of monographic papers covering challenging tax issues with societal impact. Published online at least eight times a year, each edition presents an original, ground-breaking study of a single paradigm-shifting topic in contemporary tax law.

 

  • Real-time, in-depth research and analysis of current societal issues will help you anticipate new developments
  • Each paper is a comprehensive meta-analysis or critical review of innovative or disruptive developments
  • Authors are both renowned and upcoming tax experts
  • Online access to all issues published since its inception in 2018
  • ISSN: 2590-1117

Editor-in-Chief

Pasquale Pistone, Academic Chairman, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Adjunct Editor-in-Chief

João Nogueira, Adjunct to the Academic Chairman, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Managing Editor

Alessandro Turina, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

International Tax Studies is included in the following indexes and rankings: 

  • ANVUR Rating of Scientific Journals (Italy)
 

​​​​World Tax Journal

​​​​Stay abreast of the latest scientific research in international, comparative and regional taxation.

The World Tax Journal (WTJ) is the foremost fully peer-reviewed scientific journal focusing exclusively on international taxation. It provides unique insights into the key challenges, issues and developments that are setting the tone in this dynamic field. Cutting-edge and thought-provoking, the WTJ is a truly multidisciplinary platform for premium and groundbreaking academic research.

  • 20 comprehensive articles per annum on global and regional developments from a legal and economic perspective
  • First-class contributions from leading tax researchers, policymakers and professionals
  • Supported by a multidisciplinary board of editors of international renown
  • Online access to all issues published since 2009
  • ISSN: 2352-9237

Editor-in-Chief

Pasquale Pistone, Academic Chairman, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Adjunct Editor-in-Chief

João Nogueira, Adjunct to the Academic Chairman, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Managing Editor

Craig West, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Adjunct Professor, University of Capetown, South Africa

 

Editorial Board

Lawyers

Europe

Michael Lang, Head of the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria

Kees van Raad, Chairman, International Tax Center Leiden, Netherlands

Wolfgang Schön, Professor, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich; Director, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance; Vice-President, German Research Foundation (DFG), Germany

North America

Hugh Ault, Professor, Boston College Law School; Consultant, United Nations Financing for Sustainable Development Office (FSDO/DESA)United States

Ruth Mason, Professor, University of Virginia, United States

Jacques Sasseville, Consultant, United Nations Financing for Sustainable Development Office (FSDO/DESA), Canada

Latin America

Alejandro Altamirano, Director Tax Department, Austral University Buenos Aires; Practising tax lawyer, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Heleno Torres, Professor, University of São Paulo; Practising tax lawyer, São Paulo, Brazil

Asia and Oceania

Porus Kaka, Senior Tax Advocate, Mumbai, India

Yoshihiro Masui, Professor, University of Tokyo, Japan

Richard Vann, Professor, University of Sydney; Practising lawyer, Sydney, Australia

 

Economists

Europe

Krister Andersson, Associate Professor, Lund University; Head of the Tax Policy Department, Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, Stockholm, Sweden

Michael Devereux, Professor, Saïd Business School, Oxford, United Kingdom

Kai Konrad, Director, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Germany

Christoph Spengel, Professor, University of Mannheim, Germany

Vito Tanzi, Independent scholar, Italy

North America

Mihir Desai, Professor, Harvard Business School, Boston, United States

Joel Slemrod, Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States

Asia and Oceania

Howell Zee, Professor, Xiamen University, China; Senior Fellow, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

 

The World Tax Journal is included in the following indexes and rankings: 

  • American Economic Association’s electronic bibliography (EconLit)
  • Scopus abstract and citation database (Elsevier)
  • Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers (NSD)
  • Bibliometric Research Indicator (BFI, Denmark)
  • Publication Forum (JUFO, Finland)
  • ANVUR Rating of Scientific Journals (Italy)
  • Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Journal List
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)
  • CABS’ Academic Journal Guide (United Kingdom)
  • VHB-JOURQUAL 3 (Germany)
  • Dialnet (Spain)

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Article Collections

Our specialized article collections provide detailed coverage of the developments in particular regions and practice areas.

A must-have resource for tax professionals with business interests in the Asia-Pacific region.

This online collection brings you detailed coverage of taxation and investment issues in Asia (including Central Asian countries) and the Western Pacific rim. Comprehensive analyses of the regional developments that impact international business and trade make this an invaluable resource for anyone working in these flourishing markets.

  • Explores tax developments throughout the Asia-Pacific region from an international perspective
  • Includes all articles published in the Asia-Pacific Tax Bulletin
  • Includes articles on Asia-Pacific countries published in our other journals and article collections
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
  • ISSN: 2352-9164

Managing Editor

Rachel Saw, IBFD Asia-Pacific, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Associate Editor

Bernard Schneider, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom

Editorial Board

Ramesh Adhikari, Asian Development Bank, Hanoi, Vietnam

Duncan Bentley, Curtin University, Perth, Australia

Wei Cui, China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing, China

Bart Kosters, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Pramod Kumar, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Ahmedabad, India

Michael Lennard, Financing for Development Office – United Nations, New York, United States

Yoshihiro Masui, University of Tokyo, Japan

Shyamal Mukherjee, PricewaterhouseCoopers, New Delhi, India

Phat Tan Nguyen, Ernst & Young, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Michael Olesnicky, Baker & McKenzie, Hong Kong

David Partington, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Paris, France

John Prebble, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

Pieter L. de Ridder, Mayer Brown, Singapore

Veerinderjeet Singh, Taxand, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

 

The Asia-Pacific Tax Bulletin is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)

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Discover a wealth of information on the key topics impacting taxation and investment in Europe.

This collection offers detailed analyses of key legal and policy developments affecting taxation and investment in Europe. It also contains brief notes outlining important changes in European taxation, including new laws, amendments to laws, tax treaty interpretations, rulings and court decisions, as well as comprehensive updates on EU developments relating to the Commission, Council, Parliament and Court of Justice.

  • Includes news, discussions and proposals from the Confédération Fiscale Européenne (CFE)
  • Includes all articles published in European Taxation
  • Includes articles on European countries published in our other journals and article collections
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
  • ISSN: 2352-9199

Managing Editor
Julie Rogers-Glabush, Tax Lawyer, Member of the Law Society of Ontario, Canada

Chief Editor
Ola Ostaszewska, Manager European Knowledge Group, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Editorial Board
Francesco Avella, Managing Partner, Studio Avella e Associati and Honorary Fellow at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy

Daniel Gutmann, Professor, Sorbonne Law School, University Paris-1 and Partner and Attorney at Law, CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, Paris, France

Belema R. Obuoforibo, Director Knowledge Centre, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Correspondents

Viktoria Wöhrer (Austria), Werner E. Heyvaert (Belgium), Lubka Tzenova (Bulgaria), Nikolaj Bjørnholm (Denmark), Andreas Kallergis (France), Petra Eckl (Germany), Katerina Perrou (Greece), Roland Felkai (Hungary), Vigdis Sigurvaldadottir (Iceland), Tom Maguire (Ireland), Guglielmo Maisto (Italy), Zigurds G. Kronbergs (Latvia), Jean Schaffner (Luxembourg), Robert Attard (Malta), Frank P.G. Pötgens (Netherlands), Bogumił Brzeziński (Poland), Francisco de Sousa da Câmara (Portugal), Kirill Tasalov (Russia), Iulia Radocea (Romania), Zuzana Blazejova (Slovak Republic), Rafael Calvo (Spain), Adriano Marantelli (Switzerland), Billur Yaltı (Turkey), Sergiy Melnik (Ukraine) and Belema Obuoforibo (United Kingdom)

European Taxation is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • Publication Forum (JUFO, Finland)
  • Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals (MIAR, Spain)
  • Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Journal List
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)
  • VHB-JOURQUAL 3 (Germany)

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An invaluable source of information for tax professionals and financial market experts worldwide.

This online collection brings you detailed articles on topics concerning the taxation of financial products and markets, as well as overviews of recent developments in tax law relevant to the financial services industry. Focusing on developments in international financial taxation, it also covers regulatory and accounting issues that are relevant for tax practitioners.

  • Comparative country surveys compiled by leading local specialists offer different perspectives
  • Includes all articles formerly published in Derivatives & Financial Instruments
  • Includes articles on finance and capital markets published in our other journals and article collections
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
  • ISSN: 2666-8041

Managing Editor

Khadija Baggerman-Noudari, Owner, Adreyn Tax Consultancy; Tax Consultant, Cape Investment Partners, Amsterdam, Netherlands 

Editorial Board

Paul Carman, Chapman and Cutler, Chicago, United States

Anton Joseph, Solicitor, Australia, New Zealand and United Kingdom; Fellow of The Tax Institute (FTI), Australia; Compliance Manager, Sydney, Australia

Freddy Karyadi, ABNR Law, Jakarta, Indonesia

Guglielmo Maisto, Maisto e Associati, Milan, Italy

Silvain Niekel, Ernst & Young, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Flavio Rubinstein, Vettori, Rubinstein & Foz, São Paulo, Brazil

Eelco van der Stok, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hein Vermeulen, University of Amsterdam and PwC, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Finance and Capital Markets (formerly: Derivatives & Financial Instruments) is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • Bibliometric Research Indicator (BFI, Denmark)
  • Publication Forum (JUFO, Finland)
  • Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) Journal List
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)
  • Qualis (Brazil)

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An essential resource for every professional dealing with transfer pricing in their day-to-day work.

This collection combines reports on the latest domestic transfer pricing developments with analytical and comparative surveys of topics in this dynamic field. Its worldwide coverage with country-by-country analysis gives you a unique global perspective on transfer pricing issues for corporate tax purposes.

  • Includes industry sector-specific articles, discussions on recent transfer pricing cases and developments, news reports and case law
  • Includes all articles published in the International Transfer Pricing Journal
  • Includes articles on transfer pricing published in our other journals and article collections
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
  • ISSN: 2352-9172

Managing Editor

Rijkele Betten, Betten Internationaal Fiscaal Advies, Sint-Michielsgestel, Netherlands

Editorial Board

Xaver Ditz, Flick Gocke Schaumburg and University of Trier, Germany; University of Zurich and University of Lausanne, Switzerland

Guglielmo Maisto, Maisto e Associati, Milan, Italy

Martin Lagarden, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Düsseldorf, Germany

Vispi T. Patel, Vispi T. Patel & Associates, Mumbai, India

International Transfer Pricing Journal is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • Australian Business Deans Council List (ABDC)

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Comprehensive coverage of the latest developments in VAT and sales tax worldwide.

More than 165 jurisdictions levy a general turnover tax in the form of a Value added Tax (VAT). This collection provides in-depth comparisons of the application of VAT in different jurisdictions as well as analyses of VAT court cases, including cases before the ECJ. In addition, you will receive concise news reports on important developments and case law in VAT and related areas.

  • Global coverage of the topics and cases defining the VAT landscape
  • Includes all articles published in the International VAT Monitor
  • Includes articles on VAT published in our other journals and article collections
  • Online access to all issues published since 1999
  • ISSN: 2352-9210

Managing Editor

Fabiola Annacondia, IBFD Headquarters, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Technical editor
Marie Lamensch, Professor, UCLouvain and the Free University of Brussels; Lawyer, Arteo Law, Brussels, Belgium

Editorial Board

Gorka Echevarría Zubeldia, Global Head of Indirect Taxes, Lexmark; Professor of Indirect Tax, EPJ Center, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Mariken van Hilten (chair), Vice-President, Supreme Court of the Netherlands; Professor of Indirect Tax, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Ine Lejeune, Attorney-at-Law, Ine Lejeune BV, Ghent, Belgium; Lecturer, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Vienna, Austria and the Free University of Brussels, Belgium

Michael W.M. van de Leur, Tax Lawyer and Partner, Lenos VAT & Customs Lawyers, The Hague, Netherlands

Patrick Wille, President, VAT Forum CV, Grimbergen, Belgium

International VAT Monitor is included in the following indexes and rankings:

  • ProQuest Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
  • ANVUR Rating of Scientific Journals (Italy)
  • Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals (MIAR, Spain)

View the latest Journal Articles from the International VAT Montior.

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