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Mastering Taxation 2021

Revamped, refreshed and remastered sessions starting in February

We're pleased to bring to you PwC's Mastering Taxation 2021 programme, starting in February with 7 revamped sessions, carefully planned to respond to the needs of the market and feedback received from our clients

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In line with PwC's new way of working, the concept has been rethinked to deliver a new and unique experience that goes beyond a classroom training:

Experiential learning
Tax knowledge and skills shared in a new way through collaborative techniques and technology.

Industry knowledge
Engage with PwC trainers having several years of industry practice and experience with tax authorities.

Personal advisors
Get personal assistance from PwC's tax advisors, and access to tax content from the PwC network. 

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  • International Aspects of Income Tax

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See in session information

9.00am - 12.30pm

Training Theatre, PwC Centre, Avenue Telfair, Moka
(See map)

Single course fee per participant
Rs 6,500 

Packages for group bookings avalaible.

For International Aspects of Income Tax sessions, the course fee if you register to ALL 3 modules is discounted to Rs 5,000 per session (i.e Rs 15,000 instead of Rs 19,500).

HRDC Approved - 3.5 CPD Hours per session

For more details, please contact: Ms. Vaishnavi Gungaram on vaishnavi.gungaram@pwc.com or 404 5295

The Mastering Taxation experience

Greatly impressed by the level of mastery in the taxation field by the facilitators. Provides insights on the application of taxation including recent changes in taxation.

Assistant Manager - MIS/ TAX/ Treasury Large Telecommunication company

Yet another inspiring and concise training session from PwC tax team.

Director Management Company

The 3 sessions on International Tax were all enriching and so simply and clearly delivered. The facilitators mastered the subjects and maintained very lively sessions. I will surely come back.

Finance Manager Large conglomerate

The Presenters

Dheerend Puholoo 

Tax Leader

Dheerend joined PwC in 2008. He has over 30 years of experience in the field of taxation and advises large MNEs on tax restructurings both on the domestic and international fronts.

Dheerend is a recognised tax litigation expert, with landmark wins at the level of the Assessment Review Committee, Supreme Court and Privy Council. He also influences tax policy changes through his active involvement in technical committees. He writes articles for business magazines and is a frequent speaker on tax forums.

Dheerend also worked at the Mauritius Revenue Authority for over 19 years where he occupied various roles, including Assistant Commissioner before being promoted to Head of Section of the Large Taxpayers Department.

Yamini Rangasamy

Associate Director

Yamini joined PwC in March 2020 as a Tax Director after 31 years with the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA).

Prior to joining PwC, she worked as officer-in-charge of the International Taxation Section at the MRA. She has wide experience in handling tax investigation cases with huge tax yields. She has also been closely involved in the implementation of the minimum standards under the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) project and has worked on tax reforms for the Global Business and banking sectors. She was actively involved in the training of MRA staff on revenue laws and interpretation of tax treaties. She has also been a frequent speaker in workshops on CRS, BEPS and updates on changes brought to the tax legislations.  

At PwC, she oversees tax compliance work for corporate clients including multinationals and offshore corporations and advises clients on tax structuring. She also leads tax litigation cases at the level of the MRA and the ARC. 


Feroz Hematally 

Senior Manager

Feroz joined PwC in 2012 after spending 13 years in the UK, where he worked both in the Big 4 and in industry for a FTSE 100 group. He is well versed on tax issues encountered by companies on a day to day basis and has a broad exposure in international tax. At PwC, Feroz has led several transactions including tax due diligence and restructuring projects for both domestic and multinational companies.

Feroz regularly provides in-house tax technical training to a wide range of clients.

Shafeenaz Molotoo 


Shafeenaz joined PwC 10 years ago as part of the first Graduate Scheme in Tax. Besides providing

advisory and compliance services to a broad range of clients, Shafeenaz specializes in providing assistance to clients on tax investigations. She leads litigation cases at the Objection Department of the MRA and Assessment Review Committee.

Shafeenaz drives the Seychelles tax desk. She also leads the Learning & Development programme for PwC Mauritius which include both staff and client tax technical training, and is working closely with PwC South Africa to launch our client facing e-learning platforms.

Anshee Sunnassee 


Anshee has been with PwC for the last 10 years. She advises on a variety of assignments ranging from tax implications on group restructuring to specialised due diligence work. Anshee manages a portfolio of high net worth individuals, domestic and Global Business companies, to whom she provides both tax advisory and compliance services.

Anshee has recently been on secondment at the Washington office of PwC US, advising law firms and private companies on tax and regulatory matters.

Contact us

Anthony Leung Shing

Anthony Leung Shing

Country Senior Partner, PwC Mauritius

Tel: +230 404 5071

Dheerend Puholoo

Dheerend Puholoo

Tax Leader, PwC Mauritius

Tel: +230 404 5079

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