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The IFA Austrian branch organizes several events like lectures and panel discussions on current issues in national and international tax law throughout the year.


IFA Austria Program 2020

Implementation of the ATAD II: the New Rules on Hybrid Mismatch Arrangements

13.01.2020, 4:30 p.m., Vienna

Speakers: Dr. Lukas Allram (Freshfields), Dr. Christian Kahlenberg (European University Viadrina), Mag. Pavel Knesl (MoF), Priv.-Doz. Christoph Marchgraber (KPMG), Dr. Michael Schilcher (MoF)

General Assembly

23.03.2020, 4:30 p.m., Vienna; including the presentations of the IFA national reports on „Restructuring the Tax Treaty Network“ and „Exchange of Information“

Speakers: Prof. Heinz Jirousek (Senior Researcher WU), Dr. Anna Binder (Freshfields) & Dr. Viktoria Wöhrer (Rödl & Partner)

Impacts of the US-Tax Reform on European Enterprises [in English]

23.03.2020, 6:00 p.m., Vienna

Speakers: Dr. Daniel Blum (WU), Prof. Christian Kaeser (Siemens AG), Dr. Alexander Linn (Deloitte), Prof. Stafford Smiley (Georgetown University Law Center)

Wolfgang Gassner Memorial Lecture

22.04.2020, 4:00 p.m., Vienna

Speakers: [to be announced soon]

27th Viennese Symposium on International Tax Law „Taxes Covered – The Scope of Double Taxation Conventions“ [in English]

15.06.2020, 9:00 a.m., Vienna

Speakers: Jacques Sasseville (OECD) [other speakers to be announced soon]

Taxation of the Digital Economy

30.09.2020, 4:30 p.m., Vienna

Speakers: Prof. Georg Kofler (JKU), Prof. Gunter Mayr (MoF), Achim Pross (OECD), Prof. Wolfgang Schön (Max-Planck-Institute)

Tax Avoidance and Abuse

18.11.2020, 4:30 p.m., Vienna

Speakers: Dr. Andrei Bodis (MoF), Prof. Juliane Kokott (CJEU), Dr. Edeltraud Lachmayer (Austrian Supreme Administrative Court), Prof. Claus Staringer (WU)