Course Instructor : Experienced instructors will conduct this course with extensive experience in the field of international taxation:
Bart Kosters is a Senior Principal Research Associate in IBFD’s Tax Services Department. Until January 2010, he was in charge of the IBFD Topicals Knowledge Group and until August 2005 he was the Head of the IBFD Asia-Pacific Research Team. After obtaining his master’s degree in Law from the State University of Leiden in 1988, Mr Kosters started working in the Dutch tax administration where he successfully completed the postgraduate programme for tax inspectors. From 1992 to 2001, he was a senior staff member at the Dutch Ministry of Finance where he was responsible for tax treaty negotiations and application as well as for drafting direct tax legislation. From 2006 to 2009, he was the Key Expert Taxation in the European Technical Assistance Programme for Vietnam (ETV2). Furthermore, he is a permanent contributor on international tax matters for a leading weekly tax magazine in the Netherlands and is a regular speaker at tax conferences.
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Since it’s foundation in 1938, the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation has developed into one of the most respected organizations studying and documenting international taxation systems and investment legislation. IBFD clients include Ministers of Finance, international corporations, legal and accountancy practices, banks, educational institutions and others who look to the IBFD as a first-class source of information. As an independent, not-for-profit research foundation, the IBFD offers objective and unbiased information. A multilingual staff of approximately 50 tax experts from around 25 countries is based in the IBFD Amsterdam Head Office. In additional, research is carried out internationally, with a network of tax specialists relaying information from all over the world.
The IBFD’s activities cover five related areas:
- Research and provision of information;
- Academic Activities;
- Consultancy for governments and tax administrations; and
- Training on international tax matters for the public and private sector
Founded in 1989, IBFD offers a wide range of courses on international taxation and organizes conferences on special topics. IBFD is recognized worldwide as a reputable learning centre in the field of international taxation, drawing on the expertise of internationally renowned specialists and the IBFD multinational research staff to provide a unique environment for the study of international tax law.