Tax webcasts and events

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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.