2nd International Conference on Taxpayer Rights




13 March, 2017 - 08:00 to 14 March, 2017 - 17:00


Piergiorgio Valente, Ian Young

Convened by the National Taxpayer Advocate, Internal Revenue Service, United States
Hosted by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law
at WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna, Austria
Sponsored by Tax Analysts
Co-sponsored by American Bar Association Section of Taxation, American College of Tax
Counsel, American Tax Policy Institute, and International Fiscal Association – USA Branch


For more information, please find the agenda below:

CFE Forum 2017: “Do you have a taxable presence in a country? - The new reality Permanent and Fixed (VAT) Establishments in the post BEPS world ”




30 March, 2017 - 09:00 to 16:30

The 2017 Forum of the Confédération Fiscale Européenne (CFE) on:

“Do you have a taxable presence in a country? - The new reality Permanent and Fixed (VAT) Establishments in the post-BEPS world ” 

will take place on Thursday 30 March 2017 from 9:00 hrs to 16:30 hrs at the Representation of North Rhine-Westphalia to the European Union, rue Montoyer 47, 1000 Brussels.

CFE Opinion Statement on the EC consultation 'Effective Disincentives for Tax Advisers'

In respect of the European Commission public consultation 'Introducing Effective Disincentives for Advisors and Intermediaries of Potentially Aggressive Tax Planning Schemes', the CFE has adopted on 15 February 2017 a Joint Opinion Statement of its Fiscal and Professional Affairs Committees. The adopted Opinion Statement PAC/FC 1/2017, accompanies the remarks submitted on behalf of CFE to the European Commission questionnaire. 


CFE Opinion Statement on Case C-464/14 Secil & the discriminatory treatment by Portugal of dividends received from third countries (ECJ-TF 1/2017)

The CFE ECJ Task Force has published an Opinion Statement on Case C-464/14, SECIL, in which the judgment of the 5th Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) was delivered on 24 November 2016. The Opinion Statement was submitted to the relevant European Institutions in February 2017.