«Brian J. Arnold is Senior Adviser, Canadian Tax Foundation, Toronto. He has been a consultant to various governments, the OECD, and the United ...»
List of Contributors
Brian J. Arnold
List of Contributors
Brian J. Arnold is Senior Adviser, Canadian Tax Foundation, Toronto. He has
been a consultant to various governments, the OECD, and the United Nations.
He is the co-editor of the Bulletin for International Taxation and the author of
several books and articles on tax issues.
Philip Baker is a barrister and Queen’s Counsel practising from Field Court Tax
Chambers in Gray’s Inn. He was called to the bar in 1979, began practising in 1987, and took silk in 2002. He specializes in international tax issues, with a par- ticular emphasis on double tax conventions, and on European Union law and tax- ation. He is a senior visiting fellow at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London University, and is the author of Double Taxation Conventions and Inter- national Tax Law and the editor of the International Tax Law Reports.
Mateus Calicchio Barbosa Mateus Calicchio Barbosa is LL.B from the University of São Paulo and Lawyer in São Paulo.
Stefano Bernasconi Stefano Bernasconi (attorney at law) is employed at the Swiss Federal Adminis- trative Court since 2011. He serves as a law clerk in the Tax Chamber.
Michael Beusch Michael Beusch (PD Dr. iur., attorney at law) is a judge at the Swiss Federal Ad- ministrative Court, where he served as Vice-President for the term 2011/12. He is permanently lecturing on tax law at the University of Zurich (since 2001) and is co-editor of Commentaries on Swiss Tax Law. He has published numerous arti- cles in various fields of (international) tax and (general) procedural law.
Emmanuelle Cortot Boucher Emmanuelle Cortot Boucher is Advocate-General at the Conseil d’Etat, the French administrative supreme Court, in a chamber specialized in tax litigation.
She is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale d’Administration VII Lang et al (Eds), Tax Treaty Case Law around the Globe 2015 List of Contributors (ENA). She teaches international tax law at the Assas University in Paris and is a founding member of the International Association of Tax Judges.
Yariv Brauner Yariv Brauner is a Professor of Law with the Levin College of Law at the Univer- sity of Florida. He joined the Florida faculty in 2006, after teaching at NYU, Northwestern and ASU. He has been a Visiting Professor or a guest speaker in various universities in the United States and abroad. He is the author of several articles published in professional journals and law reviews, and a co-author of U.S. International Taxation – Cases and Materials (with Reuven S. Avi-Yonah and Diane M. Ring), now in its 3rd edition.
Hyejung Byun Hyejung Byun is an associate professor at the University of Seoul. She serves as a non-permanent member of the Tax Tribunal, a committee member on the Na- tional Tax Administration Reform Committee of the National Tax Service, a member of the Ministry of Strategy and Finance Tax Accountant Disciplinary Board and a council member of the Local Tax Council of the City of Seoul. She also served as a committee member on the National Tax Appeal of the National Tax Service. She is a research fellow in the Taxation Law and Policy Research Institute of Monash University. She received an LLB and an LLM from Ewha Womans University, Korea, an LLM from the University of Wisconsin and an SJD in Taxation from the University of Florida.
Eivind Furuseth Eivind Furuseth is a lecturer at BI Norwegian Business School in Norway. In 2006, he received his LL.M. in international tax from ITC Leiden in the Netherlands. Eivind is a board member of the Nordic Tax Research Council and member of the editing board of the Nordic Tax Journal and Selskapsrettstidsskriftet.
He is editing the Norwegian chapter of the IBFD’s chapter on Norwegian taxation. Previous Eivind has been working with the Norwegian tax authorities and KPMG Law.
Søren Friis Hansen Søren Friis Hansen is professor of international company law at the Copenhagen Business School. He was a member of the committee that prepared the Danish Companies Act of 2009. His research deals with Danish company and tax law as well as European company law and tax law.
Werner Haslehner Werner Haslehner is Professor of Law at the Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance, Director of the LL.M Programme in European and International Tax Law VIII Lang et al (Eds), Tax Treaty Case Law around the Globe 2015 List of Contributors and, since June 2015, holder of the ATOZ Chair for European and International Taxation at the University of Luxembourg. Prior to coming to Luxembourg as Associate Professor in 2013, he taught and conducted research at the London School of Economics and at Johannes Kepler University Linz. His research focuses on all aspects of international taxation, including the impact of EU law, and tax policy.
Marjaana Helminen Dr. Marjaana Helminen works as a full-time tax professor at the University of Helsinki. She specializes in international taxation and EU tax law. She has worked also as a justice at the Supreme Administrative Court of Finland and as a tax-adviser at Loyens&Loeff in Amsterdam.
Adolfo Martín Jiménez Adolfo Martín Jiménez (Ph.D., European University Institute, Florence Italy, 1997; LL.M. University of Wisconsin, 1995) is Tax Law Professor, Jean Monnet Chair (EU Commission) and director of the Master in Tax Law at the University of Cádiz, Spain. He specializes in International Taxation and EU Tax Law and has authored or co-authored several books and more than sixty articles on the topic in Spanish or English (published in several countries). He has also a broad experience in advising public and private entities on international and EU tax law and is a member of the EU Joint European Transfer Pricing Forum that advises the EU Commission on Transfer Pricing matters. Adolfo has been a visiting professor / scholar at other Spanish and foreign universities and often participates in conferences on international and EU tax law in Spain and abroad.
Eric C.C.M. Kemmeren Prof. Dr. Eric C.C.M. Kemmeren is Professor of international tax law and international taxation at the Fiscal Institute Tilburg of Tilburg University, the Netherlands. He is also a member of the board of the European Tax College, deputy justice of the Arnhem Court of Appeals (Tax Division), and of counsel to Ernst & Young, Tax Advisers in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Beat König Beat König (Dr. iur.) is employed at the Swiss Federal Administrative Court since December 2011. He serves as a law clerk in the Tax Chamber.
Hanna Litwińczuk Hanna Litwińczuk is Ordinary Professor at the Faculty of Law and Administration of Warsaw University and the Chair of Financial Law and a member of the Accounting Standards Committee established by the Polish Ministry of Finance.
Hanna’s main fields of research are direct taxation, especially business taxation, as well as accounting law, international and EC tax law.
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Pasquale Pistone Pasquale Pistone is Professor at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at the WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), associate professor of Tax Law at the University of Salerno (Italy), Academic Chairman IBFD, member of the Junge Kurie of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, member of the Editorial Board of Intertax, the World Tax Journal and other distinguished international tax journals and author and editor of numerous publications on European and international tax law, published in several languages.
Jennifer Roeleveld Jennifer Roeleveld is a Professor of Taxation in the Department of Finance and Tax at the University of Cape Town. She is the president of the South African branch of IFA and a member of the Permanent Scientific Committee of IFA. Jennifer sits on various editorial boards and author of books and articles locally and internationally. She is an Associate Member of EATLP.
Alexander Rust Alexander Rust is Professor of International Tax Law at Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien. Before joining the Institute of Austrian and International Tax Law Alexander Rust held positions as Acting Assistant Professor in the International Tax Program at New York University and as Professor of Tax Law and Director of the Master Program in European and International Tax Law at the University of Luxembourg. He specializes in all areas of tax law but is also fascinated by constitutional and European law.
Alexander Rust studied in Freiburg, Geneva, Munich and New York and worked as an assistant at the University of Munich and as a senior research fellow at the Max Planck Institute Munich. His PhD thesis focused on the fight against tax havens and particularly dealt with the compatibility of Controlled Foreign Company legislation with tax treaty and EU law. He is a frequent guest lecturer at universities in and outside Europe.
Luis Eduardo Schoueri Luís Eduardo Schoueri is a Professor of Tax Law at the University of São Paulo and partner of Lacaz Martins, Pereira Neto, Gurevich & Schoueri Advogados. He is also Vice President of the Brazilian Tax Law Institute and has been visiting professor at a number of foreign universities.
D.P. Sengupta D.P. Sengupta joined the Indian Revenue Service in 1975 and retired as Chief Commissioner of Income Tax (Central), Delhi. He served as Joint Secretary in the Tax Policy and Legislation Division of the Ministry of Finance. He was also the former Joint Secretary of the Foreign Tax Division in the Ministry of Finance and X Lang et al (Eds), Tax Treaty Case Law around the Globe 2015 List of Contributors was the Competent Authority for India. He is currently the Principal Consultant to the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, New Delhi.
Daniël Smit Dr. Daniël S. Smit LL.M. first studied classical piano at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague. After that, he attended Erasmus University Rotterdam, where he studied Netherlands Law and Netherlands Tax Law and graduated cum laude. He currently teaches European and international tax law and is employed as a faculty staff member at the Fiscal Institute of the University of Tilburg; he also works as a tax advisor at EY in Amsterdam. He is the author of various national and international publications in the field of European and international tax law. Daniël Smit is also a regular guest speaker at national and international seminars, courses and lectures.
Edoardo Traversa Prof. Dr. Edoardo Traversa is a Professor of Tax Law at the Catholic University of Louvain and a visiting Professor at the Institute of Austrian and International Tax Law of the Vienna University of Economics and Business for the academic year 2013-2014. He holds a joint Ph.D. from the Catholic University of Louvain and the University of Bologna. His areas of interest include International and European taxation as well as Comparative and Constitutional Tax Law. He is also Of Counsel at Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick law firm (Brussels, Belgium).
Richard Vann Richard Vann is Challis Professor of Law at the University of Sydney and has taught at Harvard, NYU and the University of London. Richard has worked in the past at the IMF and OECD, held many Government consultancies in Australia and been with specialist tax firm Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills since
1985. He is currently inaugural chair of the IFA Asia Pacific Regional Committee, having had a variety of other roles with IFA in the past.
Axel Verstraeten Axel A. Verstraeten graduated from Universidad de Buenos Aires and holds an LL.M. in International Taxation from University of Florida. Currently he serves as a Teaching Assistant at Universidad de Buenos Aires and Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. He works as a Lawyer and Partner at Levene Law Firm.
Alvaro Villegas Alvaro Villegas holds an LL.M. in International Taxation from University of Florida.
He is the Founder and President of IFA BOLIVIA, Coordinator of the Master Tax Program at UPSA University, Director and Jury of the Latin American Research Prize of IFA and member of the Observatorio Iberoamericano de Tributación International (OITI). He is Founding Partner at Tufiño & Villegas, law firm.
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Danil V. Vinnitskiy Prof. Dr. Danil V. Vinnitskiy is head of the Department of tax and financial law, the Ural State Law University; Head of the Research Centre for Comparative and International Tax Law (Ekaterinburg, Russia); member of the Academic Committee of the European Association of Tax Law Professors and of the Presidium of the International Association of Financial Law (which unites scholars from CIS countries); author of more than 180 publications, including eleven monographs and seven textbooks on tax and financial law (including those prepared with coauthors). He is also the editor of collections of articles on the topical issues of financial and tax law, general editor of the Russian Yearbook of International Tax Law, member of the scientific councils of a number of the Russian Federation state bodies and has acted as an expert for the RF Constitutional Court.
Craig West Craig West (PhD) is an Associate Professor of Taxation in the Department of Finance and Tax at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. He is the Secretary-General of the South African branch of IFA. He holds a PhD in Taxation and is a Chartered Accountant (SA). Craig has various publications both South African and international.
Gaëtan Zeyen Gaëtan Zeyen holds both a Belgian (Catholic University of Louvain) and an Austrian (University of Vienna) law degree. He also gained a special law degree in taxation from the Solvay Business School (Université Libre de Bruxelles – U.L.B.).
He is a Ph.D. candidate in international tax law (focusing on the OECD Model Convention) under the supervision of both Professor Richelle and Professor Traversa. He is attorney-at-law at the Brussels bar.
Salome Zimmermann Salome Zimmermann (Dr. iur., attorney at law) is a judge at the Swiss Federal Administrative Court (FAC), where she serves as President of the Division I which deals with cases relating to infrastructure, finance and personnel law. Since 2011, she is also President of the Tax Chamber of the FAC. Before becoming a judge she practised in business law in an international law firm and headed the law department of a Swiss non-governmental organization.
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