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News & Events

CPT Project

Here you will find all the news items and upcoming events of the CPT project.

ACTL-CPT Talks: In discussion with Aleksandra Bal, “Tax Compliance in the Age of the Metaverse: Real-time Reporting, e-Invoicing and Other Technology-based Solutions for e-Compliance”.

During this webinar, Dr Aleksandra Bal (Indirect Tax Technology & Operation Lead at Stripe) will discuss some of the latest technology-based solutions to help tax compliance while entering the age of the Metaverse, with particular regard to VAT real-time reporting obligations and e-invoicing.

 

CPT student Declan Blom receives award for his thesis on tax and technology

Declan Blom receives the award for the best thesis of UvA’s Faculty of Economics and Business Administration. His thesis combines data science with tax law and is the result of research conducted under the umbrella of the CPT project.  

Conference: The Implications of Online Platforms and Technology on Taxation and Taxpayers’ Rights

The CPT project together with the Group for Research on European and International Taxation (GREIT) are excited to announce their joint two-day conference about “The Implications of Online Platforms and Technology on Taxation and Taxpayers’ Rights". 38 Speakers and moderators will be divided in 7 panels addressing several topics.

International Tax Law Masters’ Students join the CPT project

Six students from the Advanced LL.M. in International Tax Law program (UvA/IBFD) have been selected to participate in the CPT Project as student researchers. They will focus their final master’s thesis on different topics related to how tax systems should be designed for a cashless, platform-based and technology-driven society.  

UvA kick-starts a partnership with NEXI Group to research on the tax implications of Cashless Payments and Fintech

NEXI Group has entered into a start-up partnership with the University of Amsterdam (UvA) to support research on the tax challenges and opportunities raised by cashless payments methods, with particular attention to the role that fintech should play in current and prospective tax systems.

ACTL-CPT Free Afternoon Online Seminar: Financial contributions under the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD)

An analysis from an EU and
International Tax Law
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Thursday 3 february 2022

CPT researcher Dr. Błażej Kuźniacki receives Notre Dame-IBM Technology Ethics Lab grant for interdisciplinary research in Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI) in tax law

The University of Amsterdam (UvA) is proud to announce that one of the research leaders of the CPT project of the Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law (ACTL), Dr. Błażej Kuźniacki (profile), has been selected by the Notre Dame-IBM Technology Ethics Lab in the United States to receive an research grant for the team's project, “Exploring Local Post-Hoc Explanation Methods in Tax Related AI”. His team's proposal was among the best of an outstanding and group of proposals (more than 100 were submitted), representing different jurisdictions and continents around the globe. 

Loyens & Loeff supports UvA research on Tax and Technology

Loyens & Loeff has entered into a partnership with the University of Amsterdam (UvA) to support research on the tax challenges and opportunities raised by technology, with particular attention to the use of trustworthy and responsible AI in the field of taxation.

Dr. Dennis Post joins UvA to lead research on the implications of distributed ledger technologies in the field of taxation

Dr. Dennis Post, international tax partner and global blockchain tax leader at Ernst & Young (EY), joins the University of Amsterdam (UvA) to lead research on the opportunities that distributed ledger technologies (DLTs) and, in particular, blockchain can bring to the field of taxation.

UvA partners with the City of Buenos Aires to design fair, efficient and fraud-proof tax systems

The University of Amsterdam (UvA) has entered into a partnership with the Tax Administration of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires (AGIP) to conduct research on the design of fair, efficient and fraud-proof tax systems

New partnerships for UvA research into tax systems

The UvA’s Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law has recently entered into a number of exciting new partnerships to help them conduct research into the design of fair, efficient and fraud-proof tax systems.

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Daniël Smit joins ACTL

Daniël Smit has been named professor by special appointment of the Taxation of the Digital Economy. He will be one of the academic leaders of the CPT Project.

Photo by Kirsten van Santen
3 new assistant professors appointed

The incoming experts will join the Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law and will play an important role in the CPT project.

Dr. Kuzniacki joins ACTL

The UvA has appointed Dr. Blazej Kuzniacki as Assistant Professor in the field of tax law. He will join ACTL and will play an important role in the CPT project. His research will focus on how explainable AI can help design fair, efficient and fraud-proof tax systems. 

The role of online platforms in fighting tax fraud

PhD candidate Juan Manuel Vazquez explains his research on “The role of online platforms in fighting tax fraud” in an interview and a video.