This webinar discusses cross-border tax disputes and key recent cases from Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, North America, and South America in relation to corporate tax structuring. It covers a broader overview of the main causes of cross-border tax disputes and key recent cases on the application of anti-abuse rules, as well as the interpretation and application of tax treaties. Our instructors will share their practical experiences on these aspects and the way forward.
Block 1: Main cause of cross-border tax disputes in relation to corporate tax structuring
Block 2: Key recent cases on the application of anti-abuse rules
Block 3: Key recent cases on the interpretation and application of tax treaties
After this webinar, the participants will be able to:
- Differentiate the causes of cross-border tax disputes in key recent cases
- Identify the key principles established by these cases in addressing cross-border tax disputes
- Compare and contrast the positions taken by different parties to the dispute
- Assess the practical impact of the decisions of key recent cases
- Johanne Hague, Barrister-at-Law, Founder, Prism Chambers, Mauritius
- Christos A. Theophilou, Partner, International Tax and Transfer Pricing, TAXAND, Cyprus
- Shee Boon Law, Consultant, International Tax and Transfer Pricing, IBFD, The Netherlands
- Gabriela Rodríguez Arguijo, Associate Latin America Knowledge Group, IBFD,The Netherlands (facilitator)
Field of study
Who should participate
This webinar would benefit tax professionals working in multinational groups, tax and legal advisory firms and governments:
- In-house tax professionals and advisers looking to assess main causes, trends and the impact of cross-border tax disputes in different regions and jurisdictions in relation to corporate tax structuring
- Legal professionals assessing the risk of cross-border tax disputes associated with the interpretation and application of tax treaties and domestic tax law in different jurisdictions
- Government officials involved in the interpretation and application of tax treaties and domestic tax laws regarding corporate tax structuring and anti-abuse provisions – particularly those responsible for auditing activities of multinational enterprises
Course level and prerequisites
This is an intermediate-level webinar. Participants in this webinar are expected to have at least 3 to 5 years of experience in international tax and be familiar with the key concepts of international tax law.
No advance preparation is needed. Participants are expected to be familiar with the key concepts of international tax law.
Interactive webinar – “Group Internet Based” (live webinar only)
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. Participants will also have access to the on-demand version for a further 12 months from the live date.
Date of live broadcast: 13 July 2023
On-demand webinars are intended for individual self-study only. Unlike live webinars, they are not open to interactive participation nor do they offer the assistance of a real-time instructor. Access to on-demand webinars is granted for a period of 12 months.
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