Tax Newsletter – July/August 2018

July 2018: Professor Robert Danon rendered an expert opinion on specific questions related to the application of double tax treaties in the context of an arbitration brought under the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) and the UNCITRAL rules relating to an alleged expropriation.

Tax Newsletter – April 2018

Tax Newsletter – February 2018

Further thoughts from Prof. Robert J. Danon on treaty abuse in a post BEPS world: an in-depth analysis published in the IBFD Bulletin for International Taxation 2018

“Tax Treaty Abuse – from beneficial ownership to the principal purpose test rule” – summary and video recordings of the contributions made by Prof. Robert J. Danon and Mr. Hugues Salomé during the seminar of 11 January 2018

Six new signatories to the OECD Multilateral Instument since the beginning of the year: 24 January 2018 update of our MLI summary table

“Tax Treaty Abuse – from beneficial ownership to the principal purpose test rule” – a seminar to be held in Lausanne on 11 January 2018

Publication by Prof. Robert J. Danon and Mr. Hugues Salomé of a scientific contribution on the OECD Multilateral Instrument to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent BEPS (MLI)

Prof. Robert J. Danon will hold a speech on “Legal certainly in tax matters: why does it matter?” at the 2017 Tax Conference of the European Banking Federation (EFB) on 22 November 2017 in Brussels

Prof. Robert J. Danon shares his views on the taxation of the digital economy in a conference held on 7 September in Tallinn – challenges identified

2017 IFA Congress in Rio – Interview with Prof. Robert J. Danon on BEPS

Review of the 2015-2016 Swiss Supreme Court’s case law on tax matters, co-edited by Prof. Robert J. Danon

“International taxation of sportmen and entertainers” – a seminar to be held on 22 September 2017 in Lausanne

“Holding structures in the post-BEPS world” in Rio de Janeiro on 29 August 2017 – a seminar co-sponsored by Danon & Salomé

Prof. Robert J. Danon co-author of a contribution on the proposed revisions to the OECD Model and Commentaries and on the Multilateral Instrument (MLI), with respect to fiscally transparent entities

Seminar on tax relations between Switzerland and Israel on 14 September 2017, organised by the Swiss-Israel Chamber of commerce and under the chairmanship of Robert Danon

On 11 July 2017 the OECD releases a Matching Database to make projections on how the MLI modifies tax treaties covered by the MLI as well as the draft 2017 update of the OECD Model Tax Convention

Taxation and digital innovation: interview of Prof. Robert J. Danon in la Tribune

News Alert 14 June 2017 and MLI summary table (updated as of 12 June 2018)

News Alert – 2 June 2017

International Tax Newsletter – May 2017

Swiss Tax Newsletter – May 2017

Danon R., conferences of 19 June in Warsaw and 21 June 2017 in Prague. IFA Travelling Lectureship Programme. Comprehensive Seminar on the Implementation of the Multilateral Convention (MLI) and other BEPS related issues. See the full programme.

Danon R., Chair of plenary session: International beps and practical consequences in domestic and multilateral laws (subjet N 1),  Congress of the International Fiscal Association (du 27.8 to 1.9 2017), voir :