• IBFD 4th Africa Tax Symposium •

Goodwill Messages by Cooperating Partners
Keynote Address

Setting the Scene: Trends in International Taxation
Kennedy Munyandi
Manager, Africa, Middle East & Latin America Knowledge Group, IBFD


Session 1: Trends in International Taxation - An Overview

Moderator: Prof. Teju Somorin, Head, Association of African Tax Institutes (AATI), Nigeria

Global Developments in International Taxation
Prof. Johann Hattingh
University of Cape Town, South Africa

Changes to the UN Model Tax Convention – Impact on Developing Countries
Michael Lennard
Chief, International Tax Cooperation, FDO, United Nations, United States

Surveying the Post-BEPS Landscape: Are We Missing the Basics?
Lazelle Terblanche
Head of Tax, MultiChoice South Africa, and Chairperson, Africa Industry Tax Association

Questions and Discussion

Session 2
Taxing the Digital Economy – Implications for Africa

Moderator: Babatunde Fowler, Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, Nigeria

Taxing the Digital Economy - Global Trends
Ameya Kunte
Taxsutra, India

Taxing the Digital Economy – the African Case
Reggie Mezu
Senior Counsel, Baker & McKenzie Habib Al Mulla, Dubai

Taxing the Digital Economy – the EU Perspective
Walter Andreoni
Tax Partner, Mercanti Dorio e Associati, Italy

New Business Models and International Tax Challenges TBC

Afternoon Refreshments

Questions and Discussion