International Tax Conference
(ITC Munich 2022)

“Towards a Sustainable World Tax Order?”

21 July 2022 – 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
22 July 2022 – 9:00 am – 3:30 pm (CEST)

Programme & Speakers:
We are pleased to invite you to our International Tax Conference (Registration for the Conference), jointly organized in cooperation with the International Chamber of Commerce, Business@OECD and BusinessEurope. Scheduled as an in person conference for 21 and 22 of July, this year’s event presents a timely opportunity to discuss the outcomes of the G20 Finance Ministers’ meeting in Bali on 15-16 July. The conference will provide a platform for an exchange between business representatives, key UN, OECD and EU as well as national Government officials on the fundamental architecture and elements endorsed by G20 Finance Ministers. We will also discuss other tax issues at global level such as the Digitization of Tax Processes, Carbon Pricing and Cross Border Mobile Working. The conference will be divided into six sessions, each composed of an interview and followed by a panel discussion with distinguished speakers.

Day 1, 21 July

10:30 – 10:35 am

Welcome Address
Georg Geberth (Director Global Tax Policy, Siemens)

10:35 – 11:00 am

Keynote
Achim Pross, OECD and Alan McLean, Business@OECD

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Session 1 on „Carbon Pricing“

Introduction interview
Alan McLean
, Business@OECD, David Bradbury, OECD and Susanne Akerfeldt, UN

Panel discussion
Sabine Schulte-Beckhausen
(Moderator, Partner WTS)
David Bradbury (Head of the Tax Policy and Statistics Division, OECD)
Alan McLean (Chair, Business@OECD; Executive Vice-President Taxation and Controller, Shell)
Wendy J. Miles (Barrister, Twenty Essex, Co-Chair ICC Working Group on Carbon Pricing)
Susanne Akerfeldt (Senior Advisor, Swedish Finance Ministry and Co-Coordinator of the Subcommittee on Environmental Taxation, UN)
Karl Berlin (Head of Tax, Orsted)

12:30 – 2:00 pm

Lunch

2:00 – 3:30 pm

Session 2 on „Pillar One“

Introduction interview
Will Morris
, Business@OECD
and Achim Pross, OECD

Panel discussion
Achim Roeder
(Moderator, Partner at WTS)
Achim Pross (Head, OECD International Co-operation and Tax Administration division)
Stefan Greil (Head of Department Int. Exchange and Tax Cooperation, German Ministry of Finance)
Will Morris (Chairman, Business@OECD Committee on Taxation and Fiscal Affairs; Deputy Global Tax Policy Leader, PwC)
Janine Juggins (EVP, Global Tax & Treasury, Unilever)
Thomas Quatrevalet (Deputy Group Head of Tax, Air Liquide)

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Coffee Break

4:00 – 5:30 pm

Session 3 on „Digitalization of Tax Processes“

Introduction interview
Georg Geberth
, Business@OECD
and Peter Green, OECD

Panel discussion
Johannes Krabichler
(Moderator, Partner and CFO at WTS)
Peter Green (Head of FTA Secretariat, OECD)
Georg Geberth (Director Global Tax Policy, Siemens)
Karl-Heinz Haydl (V@T Policy GmbH/Business@OECD)
Jens Schäperclaus (Deputy Chair, Institute for Digitalization of Tax Law, IDSt)
Maria Volanen (Head of Taxation Policy/Innovation and Economic Policy, Technology Industries of Finland)

7:00 – 11:00 pm

Social Event in the Evening

Day 2, 22 July

9:00 – 10:30 am

Session 4 on „Tax Certainty“

Interview Sune Hein Bertelsen, BusinessEurope
and Achim Pross, OECD

Panel Discussion
Ernst-August Baldamus (Moderator, Partner WTS)
Sune Hein Bertelsen (Chair of Tax Policy Working Group, BusinessEurope; Head of Tax Law & International Tax, Confederation of Danish Industry)
Fabian Baumer (Vice-Director, Head of Tax Policy Division, Swiss Federal Tax Administration)
Achim Pross (Head of International Tax Cooperation and Tax Administration Division, OECD)
Tania Saulnier (Mission Director, Mouvement des Entreprises de France, Medef)
Ann Maree Wolff (Head of Tax, Rio Tinto)

10:30 – 11:00 am

Coffee Break

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Session 5 on Cross Border Mobile Working“

Interview Krister Andersson, EESC
and David Bradbury, OECD

Panel Discussion
Philipp Besson (Moderator, Partner WTS)
Krister Andersson (Vice President, EESC)
David Bradbury (Head of the Tax Policy and Statistics Division, OECD)
Reinhard Biebel (Head of Unit Corporate Tax Transparency, EU-Commission)
Tom Roesser (GM Tax Policy Counsel, Microsoft)
Werner Stuffer (Global Head of Tax, ZF Friedrichshafen)

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Lunch

2:30 – 4:00 pm

Session 6 on Pillar Two“

Interview Christian Kaeser, ICC
and Uwe Ihli, EU-Commission

Panel Discussion
Gabriele Rautenstrauch (Moderator, Partner WTS)
Christian Kaeser (Chair, Global ICC Taxation Commission; Global Head of Tax, Siemens)
Uwe Ihli (Head of Section Corporate Tax Directives, EU-Commission)
Steven Kohart (Adviser, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, OECD)
Ann Maree Wolff (Head of Tax, Rio Tinto)
Thomas Quatrevalet (Deputy Group Head of Tax, Air Liquide)

Venue:
→ The conference will be held at the „House of Bavarian Businesses“: Max-Joseph-Strasse 5, 80333 Munich
→ The Social Event Evening will take place at „Seehaus“ in the English Garden

→ The conference will be held in person and in English.

Participation and Registration
Your participation in the conference is free. For the social event in the evening of 21 July a fee of 150 € will be charged. To register please klick here.