ARLINGTON, Va. and CHICAGO, April 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA and Baker & McKenzie today announced the details of the 6th Annual Bloomberg BNA and Baker & McKenzie Global Transfer Pricing Conference: Washington, DC, in association with the Tax Management Education Institute, which is being held June 8-9 at the National Press Club. The conference features government and corporate officials who will share essential insights into the rapidly-evolving transfer pricing landscape. Registration and additional information for this must-attend event is available at http://www.bna.com/2016-global-transfer-pricing-washington-dc.
"As countries make progress on their respective implementations of the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Action Plan, corporations need to stay abreast of the latest developments that will impact their strategies, operations and bottom line," said Molly Moses, Managing Editor, Transfer Pricing for Bloomberg BNA Tax & Accounting. "We are excited to continue our global series that brings together distinguished national government officials, delegates from multilateral organizations, and industry experts to offer insights and intelligence into this timely issue that profoundly impacts multinational corporations."
"With recent proposed changes to the Transfer Pricing Guidelines and an environment of increased accountability, transfer pricing is an increasingly complex issue for multinational companies," noted Mary Bennett, Chair of Baker & McKenzie's Global Tax Policy Practice. "We are pleased to partner with Bloomberg BNA to provide corporate taxpayers the latest perspectives and insight as they address global pricing policies and transfer pricing risks."
The conference will feature sessions on country-by-country reporting, intangibles, attribution of profits to permanent establishments, dispute resolution and pending transfer pricing court cases, customs and a variety of other critical topics.
Confirmed speakers include:
- Chris Bello, Chief of Branch 6, Office of Associate Chief Counsel (International), Internal Revenue Service
- Hareesh Dhawale, Director, Advance Pricing and Mutual Agreement Program, Internal Revenue Service
- Brian Jenn, Attorney Advisor, Office of Tax Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury
- John Magee, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
- Carlos Pérez-Gómez, Head of Transfer Pricing Unit, Mexican Tax Administration Service
- Sharon Porter, Director, Treaty and Transfer Pricing Operations Practice Area, Internal Revenue Service
- Catherine Schultz, Vice President of Tax Policy, National Foreign Trade Council
- Robert Stack, Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Tax Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury
- Mike Williams, Director, Business and International Tax, HM Treasury
About Bloomberg BNA
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About Baker & McKenzie
Founded in 1949, Baker & McKenzie is one of the world's largest law firms, advising many of the world's most dynamic and successful business organizations through our 12,000 staff in 77 offices in 47 countries. The Firm is known for its global perspective, deep understanding of the local language and culture of business, uncompromising commitment to excellence, and world-class fluency in its client service. Baker & McKenzie's Global Transfer Pricing practice includes over 200 lawyers and economists who deliver innovative and commercially pragmatic advice and assistance in design, implementation and defense across markets. (www.bakermckenzie.com)
About Tax Management Educational Institute
Tax Management Educational Institute (TMEI) is an independent educational organization founded by Tax Management, Inc., a subsidiary of The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. TMEI is devoted solely to the conduct of responsible, professional seminars and conferences of the highest quality dedicated to issues of tax policy and practice, and to the funding of related scholarly endeavors.
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