2015 Annual Basel Congress

Sunday, August 30, 2015

The 69th Congress of the International Fiscal AssociationIt is organised by the Swiss IFA Branch and will be held in beautiful Basel in thevheart of Europe from August 30 to September 3, 2015. 

The Congress will take place at the Congress Center Basel known throughout Europe as Switzerland's leading convention and congress venue. The striking new hall complex developed by the famous architects Herzog & de Meuron will combine optimum functionality with outstanding architectural style.

Subject 1:

  • Tax incentives on Research and Development (R&D)

Subject 2:

  • The practical protection of taxpayer's fundamental rights

The tentative Seminar programme is as follows:

  • Cross-border supply of services and VAT/GST: Development of IFA-proposals
  • The taxation of expatriates
  • Timing issues in the application of tax treaties
  • The taxation of global families
  • Effectiveness of the participation exemption
  • Cross-border mergers of companies
  • Recent developments in international taxation
  • IFA / OECD
  • IFA / EU
  • Break-out session to Main Subject 1: Patent Boxes
  • Break-out session to Main Subject 2: Practical protection of taxpayers in the exchange of information procedure

For more details please see www.ifabasel2015.com