Announcing Tax Chat! on International Taxpayer Rights Update

Join Us for the Last Tax Chat! of the Summer Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear friends,It’s been a while since we’ve sent out a newsletter, but we haven’t been idle.  As many of you know, we held our 5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights at the end of May.  I think everyone found it very interesting, and we managed to make it through three days of zoom without too many mishaps.  We recorded all of the sessions, including the LITC Workshop, and eventually we will post them all, but first we will…

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Digital Taxation – videos and events

Digital Taxation:  A new YouTube video,a new partnership, and upcoming events! Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Friends,It has been a while since we last sent out a Taxpayer Rights Digest, but we haven’t been inactive during this time.  (For example, I testified on May 11th at a hearing of the Senate Finance Committee’s Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight about the Tax Gap and Offshore Noncompliance.)  The Center has been holding lots of preparation calls with the panelists for the 5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights, and I have to say, this is…

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Tax Chat! Administrative Burden & Taxpayer Rights

Registration Now Open for Tax Chat! Administrative Burden & Taxpayer Rights Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,Registration is now open for the April 13th Tax Chat!  This month’s chat is on Administrative Burden and Taxpayer Rights.  Our guests for this Tax Chat! are Professors Les Book and Keith Fogg.  Over the last year Les, Keith, and I have been working on an article that describes a rights-based framework for identifying and mitigating excessive administrative burden in tax administration.  The Tax Chat! will be on April 13th at noon EDT/17:00 BST/18:00 CEST.  You…

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Registration for 5th ICTR is Now Open!

Registration Now Open!5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights26 to 28 May 2021 Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,Registration is now open for the 5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights, which will be held over three days, on May 26 to 28, 2021.  The theme of the conference is Quality Tax Audits and the Protection of Fundamental Rights.  You can access the agenda here.  Our host for this year's conference is the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Law.This year we are holding the conference entirely online.  Although we will miss seeing…

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Tax Chat! Artificial Intelligence & Taxpayer Rights

Tax Chat! Registration Now Open-- Artificial Intelligence and Tax Administration --A Conversation with DigiTax Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,Registration is now open for the March session of Tax Chat!, which will be held on Tuesday, 16 March, 2021 at noon EST/16:00 GMT/17:00 CET.  The topic for this month’s Tax Chat! is Artificial Intelligence and Taxpayer Rights.  Registration for the TaxChat! is free but you need to sign up here in order to receive the link to the session. Click here to register for Tax Chat! Our guests for this conversation are:Toon…

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5th ICTR Agenda Now Available

5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights Agenda Now Available Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,It is my great pleasure to announce the agenda for the 5th International Conference on Taxpayer Rights, which will be held over three days, on May 26 to 28, 2021.  The theme of the conference is Quality Tax Audits and the Protection of Fundamental Rights.  You can access the agenda here.Given the uncertainty with international (and even domestic) travel, we have decided to hold this conference entirely online.  We will miss seeing everyone, as the conversations and interactions that…

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Tax Chat! Gender Issues in Taxation Video Available!

Tax Chat! Video on Gender Issues in Taxation Now Available Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,We have just uploaded our most recent Tax Chat! on Gender Issues in Taxation, held in early February 2021.  https://youtu.be/0C6nsWJEaXM This video is composed of two parts – our guests in Part I includedMichelle Harding, Senior Tax Economist and Head of the Tax Data and Statistical Analysis Unit at OECD’s Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, Paris, France;Eleonor Kristoffersson, Professor of Tax Law, School of Law, Psychology and Social Work, Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden; andAmy Matsui, Senior…

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New Tax Chat! Video and Update on International Conference on Taxpayer Rights

New Tax Chat! Video Available & an Update on the International Conference on Taxpayer Rights Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,We’re pleased to announce the January Tax Chat! video, Low Income Taxpayer Clinics:  An International Movement,  has been uploaded to YouTube.  https://youtu.be/Vwwt0cYDfCoOur guests for this video are tax clinicians from Australia, England, Ireland and the United States:Keith Fogg, Federal Tax Clinic, Harvard Law School, United StatesDavid Massey and Amy Lawton, North West Tax Clinic, University of Lancaster, United KingdomAnnette Morgan and Donovan Castelyn, Curtin Tax Clinic, Curtin University, AustraliaEmer Mulligan, Student Tax Clinic,…

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TaxChat! on Gender Issues in Taxation

Registration Open for our February TaxChat! on Gender Issues in Taxation Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,This issue of the Taxpayer Rights Digest finds us looking forward to the upcoming Tax Chat!, scheduled for 09 February 2021 at noon EST/17:00 GMT/18:00 CET.  The topic for this month’s Tax Chat! Is Gender Issues in Taxation.  Registration for the TaxChat! Is free but you need to sign up here in order to receive the link to the session.  Click here to register for TaxChat! Our guests for this installment are:Michelle Harding, Senior Tax Economist…

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New Tax Chat! Video on YouTube

New Tax Chat! Video -- The Economic Psychology of Tax Behavior with Erich Kirchler Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on email Dear Friends,This is just a heads up that we have posted the video of our Tax Chat! discussion with Professor Erich Kirchler on our You Tube channel.  This is also a reminder that you can register for our upcoming Tax Chat! on Tuesday, January 12 at noon EST/17:00 GMT/18:00 CET, which will be on Low Income Taxpayer Clinics: An International Movement. Click here to register for Tax Chat! As you may recall, our December…

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