Transfer Pricing and Value Chain Restructuring

This 1-hour webinar gives a practical and short overview of the key features of the main drivers for business restructurings and a tax-effective value chain. The purpose of the webinar is to help practitioners identify, understand and address the main transfer pricing risks of business restructurings in light of the OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines.

Topics covered

  • Fundamentals of supply chain restructuring
  • Drivers of tax-efficient value chains
  • Most common types of business models/restructurings
  • Transfer pricing aspects of business restructurings
    • OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines on Business Restructuring and the BEPS Project

Overview and learning objectives

Topics to be discussed during this webinar are the key concepts of value chain restructuring, the business and tax drivers of tax-efficient value chains and the most common types of business restructurings. Through practical examples, the instructors will explain the transfer pricing exercise related to business restructurings and its importance in this respect. The participants will be guided through the comparison between pre-BEPS and post-BEPS OECD Transfer Pricing Guidelines and learn why substance is of such great importance for business restructurings.

After following this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • recognize the most common types of business restructuring and identify the fundamentals of a tax-efficient global value chain structure
  • appreciate the key elements of an effective value chain restructuring from a business, operations and tax perspective
  • build an analytical framework for approaching and controlling the transfer pricing risks related to value chain restructuring
  • understand key issues, such as the recognition or non-recognition of a restructuring, the arm’s length compensations for transfers and the remuneration of restructured entities


(at time of broadcast)

  • Jeroen Kuppens, KMPG Meijburg & Co.
  • Ágata Uceda, KMPG Meijburg & Co.
  • Diana Calderon Manrique, IBFD

Field of study


Who should participate

The webinar is suitable for all tax professionals, including accountants, in-house tax personnel (e.g. directors or managers), lawyers, advisers, policymakers and government officials who deal with cross-border transactions, structures or cases and wish to understand the risks, challenges and controversies related to transfer pricing and value chain restructuring.

Course level and prerequisites

This is an upper intermediate-level webinar. Participants in this webinar are expected to be familiar with the key concepts of transfer pricing and business restructuring, and the practical problems related to them.

Advance preparation

Participation in this webinar does not require any preparation.

Interactive webinar – “Group Internet Based” (live webinar only)

To 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: 27 February 2020

On-demand webinar

On-demand webinars are intended for individual self-study only. Unlike live webinars, they are not open to interactive participation or assistance of a real-time instructor. Access to on-demand webinars is granted for a period of 12 months from the date of registration and/or live broadcast.

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