CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS
The Implications of Online Platforms and Technology on Taxation and Taxpayers’ Rights CPT – GREIT ANNUAL CONFERENCE | 7 & 8 April 2022
The CPT project of the Amsterdam Centre for Tax Law (ACTL) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) 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"
Free Afternoon Online Seminar: Financial contributions under the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD) | 3 Febr. 2022
An analysis from an EU and International Tax Law perspective.
Little attention has been paid in tax academic literature to the financial contributions imposed on media service providers under Article 13 of the revised Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD). During this seminar, the legal framework associated with such financial contributions will be the focus of discussion by representatives from government, business and academia working both in the audiovisual and tax domains. Along three different panels, the speakers will analyze the financial contributions imposed on media service providers from both an EU and International Tax Law perspective. By focusing on this specific industry-related regulation, the seminar will build a bridge between two regulatory fields that usually do not speak to each other. The aims is to provide impetus for further reflection on still underexplored but extremely relevant subject.
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”| 25 May 2022
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.
In discussion with Paul Tang, “Why do we need to tackle the issue of letter box companies used to avoid taxation?” | 16 March 2022
During this webinar Paul Tang (Member of the European Parliament for PvdA / S&D Group and Chair of the Committee on Tax matters) will present his views on the need to neutralize the misuse of letterbox companies and will comment on the recently proposed EU Unshell directive.
In particular, Mr. Tang will comment on the substance criteria and whether the proposed directive will go sufficiently far to address the Dutch status as ‘conduit country.
In discussion with Caroline Malcolm, “Data, digital art and the future of tax”. | 2 March 2022
During this webinar Caroline Malcolm (Head of International Policy at Chainalysis and former Head of Global Blockchain Policy Centre at OECD), will discuss some of the latest innovations in distributed ledger technology (DLT) -based tokens such as NFTs, the type of data one can derive from public blockchains, and what all this means for the future of crypto tax.
In discussion with Isabella De Michelis (Founder and CEO of Ernieapp) “Must Facebook or Instagram pay their users?" | 19 Jan 2022
During this webinar Isabella De Michelis (CEO and Founder of Ernieapp) will present her proposal to introduce a right to monetize users’ data in the digital space and will analyze the significant implications that such a new right could potentially have for the purposes of taxation.
In discussion with Panayiotis Nicolaides “The EU Tax Observatory: Our mission” | 15 Dec 2021
During this webinar Panayiotis Nicolaides (Associated Researcher at the EU Tax Observatory) will provide an overview of the research on taxation and the activities conducted by the EU Tax Observatory.
In discussion with Martin Hearson (ICTD) “Imposing Standards: developing countries exploited by capital-exporting states” | 17 Nov 2021
During this webinar Martin Hearson (Research Fellow at Institute of Development Studies - International Tax Programme Lead for the ICTD) will explain the problem of high-income countries imposing tax standards on low-income countries, which are addressed in his book Imposing Standards.
In discussion with Ruud de Mooij (IMF) “Why do we need a reform of Corporate Income taxes?” | 27 Oct 2021
During this webinar Ruud de Mooij (Advisor - Fiscal Affairs Department at IMF) will present and explain the main ideas of the book ‘Corporate income taxes under pressure: Why reform is needed and how it could be designed’’.