Tax webcasts and events

Webcast: Tax Function of the Future: Building a business case for change

October 06, 2016

This global webcast draws on our extensive survey of clients' tax functions and will give us the opportunity to highlight some of the differences in how tax functions are transforming globally. To register for this webcast, please visit here.

Video: The European Commission's recent State Aid decision regarding taxation

September 20, 2016

In this video our specialists discuss the European Commission’s recent State Aid decision, the background to the recent Apple case and the taxation implications for other companies.

Webcast: Is your company positioned to meet the new China transfer pricing requirements?

August 04, 2016

Join PwC specialists from our China and Hong Kong Transfer Pricing practice to explore how companies should respond to the new transfer pricing compliance requirements. To register for this event, please visit here.

Update on the introduction of VAT in the Gulf countries

April 28, 2016

In this webcast we will provide an overview of the latest developments on VAT in the Middle East and comment on the impact of VAT from an industry specific and regional perspective. Time: 3:00pm CET / 9:00am EST. Register here.

Adapting to a changing environment - BEPS & Indirect Taxes update

March 22, 2016

In this webcast we will discuss the impact of the BEPS Action Plan on common operating models, potential alternative models and the indirect tax implications of operating model change from a VAT, customs duty and systems perspective. Time: 4:00pm CET / 12:00pm EST

Indirect Tax Policy Developments - EU Commission's VAT Action Plan

March 17, 2016

The European Commission will launch its new VAT Action Plan on 16 March. In this webcast we'll discuss several issues, expected to be central to the new VAT strategy, such as fighting VAT fraud, enhancing cooperation between the Member States, examining a redesign of the VAT rates structures, etc. Time: 3:00pm CET / 10:00am EST

Country by country reporting webcast - Ready to execute?

December 17, 2015

The top concern remains for tax departments is how to gather, analyse and produce the necessary data to comply with the OECD's country by country reporting requirements. Join PwC specialists from our End-to-End Transfer Pricing and Tax Reporting and Strategy practices for a webcast exploring the latest practical learnings on how to execute.

BEPS & Indirect Taxes: PE definition vs. VAT establishments - recording available

December 10, 2015

With the release of the OECD's final package of recommendations to tackle base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) and the endorsement of the recommendations by the G20 Finance Ministers, the spot light will now be on the manner in which tax authorities take up and implement the relevant recommendations. Our webcast will cover the final OECD recommendations on Action Point 7 on permanent establishments and the knock on effects for indirect taxes in relation to recognising VAT establishments associated with those permanent establishments.

How will the BEPS reports impact multinationals?

October 30, 2015

As part of its work to address Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS), on 5 October the OECD released its final reports on its BEPS Action Items. The recommended changes in these reports could fundamentally alter international tax rules and the behaviour of tax authorities. In turn, such alterations could impact multinationals permanently and on a global basis.

BEPS webcast series: The Total Impact of BEPS on Transfer Pricing

October 07, 2015

Date: Wednesday, 7 October 2015 Time: 11:00 EDT / 16:00 BST / 17:00 CEST Duration: 60 minutes CPE credit: One CPE credit in Taxes will be available

Webcast: BEPS and VAT - recording here

June 18, 2015

Since the OECD’s Action Plan on BEPS was published in July 2013 with a view to addressing perceived flaws in international tax rules, the work under the Action Plan, backed by the G20 finance ministers, has progressed swifter than expected by many and has resulted in over 10 draft papers being published to date. So what does BEPS mean for Indirect Taxes?

Webcast: Introduction of VAT in Egypt and update on Middle East - recording here

June 02, 2015

As part of Egypt’s five-year fiscal strategy launched in October 2014, a Value Added Tax (VAT) system is expected to be introduced in the second half of this year to replace the current Sales Tax. This webcast presented the latest developments with regards to introduction of a VAT system in Egypt, as well as an overview of the main features of the envisaged VAT system, and notably how it will differ from the current sales tax system, and will discuss the potential impact of the introduction of VAT on businesses.

Managing compliance with the Common Reporting Standard

May 21, 2015

21 May 2015 10:00am - 11:00am (EST) / 16:00h - 17:00h (CET) On this webcast PwC specialists provide an understanding of the Common Reporting Standard requirements and the potential impacts on your organization.

BEPS webcast series: A focus on the discussion draft on controlled foreign company (CFC) rules

May 18, 2015

On our latest global webcast, PwC specialists and our special guest, Robert Stack, U.S. Deputy Assistant Treasury Secretary (International Tax Affairs) discussed the OECD's CFC draft, the policy underlying CFC rules, their role in addressing base erosion and profit shifting, and what might lie ahead for multinational companies.

Webcast: Important Australian GST developments - cross-border intangibles

May 18, 2015

Please join our webcast on 14 May at 4:00pm - 5:00pm Pacific (San Francisco) to find out more about Australia's government plan to introduce new GST measures aimed at overseas companies supplying digital services into Australia. In case that the Australian budget announcement (on 12 May) does not contain any information in this regard, the webcast will be postponed for a later date.

Webcast: Indirect Tax Policy in a Global Economy

May 18, 2015

Indirect Tax Policy making is moving at an ever faster pace, becoming global and is no longer just national or even regional. Any Indirect Tax professional needs to keep up with these changes as they happen, to be aware of new legislation and proposals and to be able to discuss the future of Indirect taxes. Please join our webcast on 18 May at 16:30 - 17:30 CET to find out more.

BEPS webcast series: A focus on profit splits, risk, recharacterisation and special measures

March 30, 2015

Please join our webcast on 30 March where PwC and Brian Jenn, Attorney Adviser at the U.S. Treasury Department (Office of Tax Policy), will examine these and other proposed changes to the transfer pricing rules and explore what they will mean for international business.

Webcast: Germany: Legislative Changes relating to Zero-rated Intracommunity Supplies

March 28, 2015

There has recently been a judgment in the German Federal Court of Justice regarding the supply of goods in a chain transaction. The judgement has called into question the current German VAT treatment of chain transaction supplies and it is possible that the German tax authority may have to look at these supplies and agree whether the first supply (A to B) can be treated as an exempt intra-community supply under the given circumstances. Given the uncertainty for businesses involved in chain transactions in Germany the German Indirect Tax practice hosted an webinar to discuss this topic.