Project seminar on 23 March 2018 in Helsinki: Tax jurisprudence of 2020’s – is everything about tax avoidance

Transformation of the International Tax System project together with the Law Faculties of the University of Helsinki and the University of Turku arrange on Friday 23 March 2018 a seminar “Tax jurisprudence of 2020’s – is everything about tax avoidance”. Seminar starts at 9 am at the Small Hall (pieni juhlasali) of the main building of the University of Helsinki (Fabianinkatu 33, 4th floor).

Seminar fee is 350 euros + VAT. It will be paid upon registration using credit card or online bank service. Registration is open via this link until 14 March.

Presentations and panel discussion will cover themes such as:

  • Introduction with case examples
  • Roles and responsibilities in prevention of tax avoidance – are we in or out of balance
  • What amounts to unacceptable tax benefit? State aid as an example
  • Interaction between anti-abuse rules and treaties
  • ATAD in relation to existing ECJ case law
  • Legal control of administrative discretion in transfer pricing: lessons from GAAR doctrine

The speakers include Sjoerd Douma, Anders Hultqvist, Marlies de Ruiter, Reijo Salo and Matti Urpilainen.

Final program will be updated here soon.