IBFD Senior Principal Jan de Goede Appointed Visiting Professor by Renmin University of China

IBFD is pleased to announce that its Senior Principal of Tax Knowledge Management, Professor Jan de Goede, has been named Visiting Professor by the prestigious Renmin University of China in Beijing. The appointment will be formalized in an academic ceremony to be held during a seminar on recent developments in international tax law at the university on 18 April 2015.

IBFD Senior Principal Jan de Goede Appointed Visiting Professor by Renmin University of China Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 18, 2015 –(PR.com)– Professor de Goede has an impressive track record in international and European tax law expertise. In this new capacity, he will regularly lecture on international tax law, and will also periodically be involved in organizing an international tax conference in cooperation with Renmin University.

IBFD’s Academic Department already collaborates closely with this highly respected university through their joint research on domestic and international tax law, an alliance which will be further supported by Professor de Goede’s appointment. IBFD’s cooperation with some of the foremost universities is part of its global programme to stimulate research and learning in the fields of international, European and comparative taxation. Professor de Goede’s visiting professorship will contribute to IBFD’s further goal of strengthening its global academic network.

Already a strong presence in Asia, IBFD supports organizations and governments through its:
· online publications, books and journals on tax systems, tax treaties and international tax case law
· services including teaching, government consulting and tailored client research
· bi-yearly Asian Tax Authorities Symposium for delegates from more than 22 countries in Asia, as well as international organizations including the OECD, UN, World Bank and more
· leading academic events

About Professor Jan J.P. de Goede
As former Director of the IBFD Knowledge Centre, Professor de Goede has been involved in a broad range of activities, including teaching, government consulting and tax research. He has also chaired the Asian Tax Authorities Symposium and grown IBFD’s network within the OECD, the UN and the ICC.

Professor de Goede, currently Senior Principal of Tax Knowledge Management at IBFD, Amsterdam has been Professor of International and European Tax Law at the University of Lodz, Poland, since 2002. He has also been knighted by the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland.

Professor de Goede’s previous experience includes 19 years at the Dutch Ministry of Finance where he headed the division on company tax legislation as well as the division on bilateral tax treaties. In 2013, he was appointed as a visiting professor at the Financial University in Moscow, the Russian Federation.

More information on Professor de Goede and image available on : http://www.ibfd.org/IBFD-Profiles/Jan-de-Goede
or available upon request.

Contact information: Sorrel Hidding, Head of Marketing: +31-20-554 0142 / s.hidding@ibfd.org

About IBFD
IBFD is a leading provider of cross-border tax expertise, with offices in Amsterdam, Beijing, Washington and Kuala Lumpur. IBFD serves Fortune 500 companies, governments, international consultancy firms and tax advisors. Renowned as the authoritative centre for cross-border tax expertise, IBFD utilizes its Knowledge Centre and global network of tax experts to remain at the forefront of global tax information.

Employing over 70 research specialists from over 30 countries, IBFD is the pre-eminent, independent foundation that tax practitioners from all over the world rely on for its high quality in:
· independent tax research
· international tax information
· education
· government consultancy

It is our mission to offer high-quality information and education on international tax. IBFD’s powerful research platform allows tax practitioners around the world to access its reliable and valuable content, enabling faster and more effective work. We aim to promote and disseminate the understanding of cross-border taxation at the highest level.

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