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International Congress 2017 - International Administrative Cooperation in Tax Matters and Tax Governance

  • “Salón de grados”. Faculty of Law . University of Barcelona Avenida Diagonal 684, 08034 –Barcelona Avenida Diagonal 684 Barcelona, 08034 Spain (map)


26th of January 2017

08.45 - 09.00 Registration

09.00 - 09:30 Welcome and opening speech
Oriol Escardibul.Vicerector d’Economia”. University of Barcelona
Piergiorgio Valente. President of the Confédération Fiscale Européenne. Link Campus University
Xavier Pons i Rafols. Dean of the Faculty of Law. University of Barcelona 

09.30 - 11.00 The Role of the Agents on Administrative Cooperation in Tax Matters: OECD, US and EU
Thomas Neale. Head of Unit: Direct Tax Policy & Cooperation. Dir. Direct taxation, Tax coordination, Economic analysis and Evaluation. DG TAXUD. European Commission (EU) 
Philip Baker
. Professor of Tax Law. University of London. Barrister and QC practising from Field Court Tax Chambers
Paul Van Der Smitte. Legal and Strategic Advisor International Recovery of Tax Claims of the Central Liaison Office of the Netherlands Tax and Customs Administration
Eva Andres Aucejo. Professor of Tax Law. University of Barcelona
Amparo Grau. Professor of Tax Law. Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Stella Raventós Calvo. Abogado. Chair of the Fiscal Committee “Confédération Fiscale Européen-ne”. AEDAF. Moderator 

11.00 - 11.30 Break-Coffee

11.30 - 13.30 International Administrative Cooperation and Tax Governance: concepts, principles, sources and costs
Rita de la Feria. Professor of Tax Law. Leeds University. UK
Isabel Espejo. Inspectora. Agencia Española de la Administración Tributaria
Alessandro Turina. Università Bocconi di Milano/IBFD
Peter Hongler. University of Zurich/ IBFD
Carlos L. Espadafor. Professor of Tax Law. University of Jaén
Andrés Sánchez Pedroche. Professor of Tax Law. “Ex Rector” de la Universidad a distancia de Madrid (Moderator) 

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15.00 - 17.00 Concerns and Limitations: The Taxpayers' Rights
Pasquale Pistone.
Academic Chairman of IBFD. Jean Monnet ad personam Chair in European Tax Law and Policy at WU Vienna University of Economics and Business (Austria) 
Philip Baker. Professor of Tax Law. University of London. Barrister and QC practising from Field Court Tax Chambers
Pietro Mastellone. Università degli Studi di Firenze
Luis Viñuales Sebastián. Abogado. Socio de Uría y Menéndez
Irma Mosquera. The Hague University of applied Sciences (former)/ IBFD
Santiago Ibánez Marcilla. Universidad de Valencia. Moderator

17.00 - 18.00 Closure and homage act

17:00 – 17:30
 Néstor Carmona. Inspector de Hacienda del Estado. Director de la Oficina Nacio-nal de Fiscalidad Internacional. Agencia Tributaria (Elena de las Moreras, en representación). 

17:30 – 18:00 Homage act in memory of Isabel Espejo Poyato

27th of January 2017

International Round Table: The new trends and challenging of the Interna-tional Tax Cooperation in the wave of the new political Scenario: UNITED STATES (TRUMP) & UK (BREXIT). 

9:00 – 9:30 Welcome: Pasquale Pistone and Eva Andrés Aucejo

9:30 – 10:30 Opening Lecture: Representative of the Spanish Tax Agency and Cesar Garía Novoa

10.30 - 12:00 Round table of the Members of the EUDISCOOP Project 2016/2019- DER2015-68768-P

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Consol. Delegació Catalana. Associació Espanyola d'Assessors Fiscals.
Tel: 0034 933 176 878
Email: . Universitat de Barcelona