TaxCOOP 2017
Preliminary program

facing the challenges of tax competition

Day 1
16 Oct 2017
9:00-9:30

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THE IMPACTS OF TAX COMPETITION ON MNEs, SMEs AND INDIVIDUALS

This panel will provide an oversight of the impacts of tax competition and discuss developments with regard to the taxation of MNEs, SMEs and individuals, such as policies to attract...
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10:45-11:00

Break

TAX COOPERATION : EXPERIENCES AND CHALLENGES IN AFRICA

In collaboration with l’Organisation internationale de la Francophonie This panel will feature an analysis of the impacts of tax competition on the economy and the development of african countries and...
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DEBATE
TAX TRANSPARENCY : AN EFFECTIVE SOLUTION ?

The debate brings two tax heavyweights, to discuss tax transparency allowing each debater to address the expectations and benefits of tax transparency measures as well as the obstacles, costs or...
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13:00-14:15

LUNCH

HOW IMPORTANT IS TAX COMPETITION IN THE POLICYMAKING PROCESS?

Tax competition contributes to increased income inequalities and infrastructural deficits. During this session, panelists will offer their insight on how tax competition is or should be dealt with in the...
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WHAT ABOUT GREAT ENTREPRENEURS? WHAT DO THEY THINK ABOUT TAXES?

Why pay taxes? What do they consider fair?
16:00-16:15

BREAK

LET’S START PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

This panel will address possible solutions, tools or alternative taxes that can help support tax systems’ effectiveness within the context of tax competition and their possible implementation at the global...
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FORUM FOR A NEW GENERATION

Exchanges between a young academic and a young tax expert discussing the consequences of the creation of a code of ethics for tax. This session will be a facebook live...
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