The Frankfurt International Tax Forum will be chaired by Dr. Pia Dorfmueller, tax advisor (Steuerberater) and partner of P+P Pöllath + Partners in Frankfurt, in cooperation with the International Fiscal Association (German branch; section Rhine-Main-Neckar) and will take place  this year for the sixth time. 

The event is designed for sharing current developments in international tax law. The focus is on current law proposals and jurisprudence with regard to German international tax law, with speakers who are high-ranked representatives of the private bar, tax judiciary and tax administration. Moreover, each forum will explain the corporate tax system and the current tax developments of a foreign country that is one of the main trading partners of Germany. The Forum concludes with a networking buffet where further questions can be addressed in one-on-one discussions. The Forum took place at the Frankfurt Literaturhaus.

The Frankfurt International Tax Forum is designed for members of tax departments of international enterprises in Germany and shall serve as a platform for discussions on international tax topics between the tax administration, the judiciary, tax advisors and the international enterprises within the Rhine-Main-Neckar region.

The 6th Frankfurt International Tax Forum will take place on March 16, 2017. It will deal in particular with topics relating to the EU State Aid cases, and potential attacks. In addition, the Dutch perspective will also be discussed.

The following speakers had been confirmed:

Prof. Dr. Ekkehart Reimer, Ruprecht-Karls-Universität, Heidelberg
Dr. Michael Schwenke, Bundesfinanzhof, München
Dr. Christian Schleithoff, Bundesministerium der Finanzen, Berlin
Rob Havenga, Houthoff Buruma, Amsterdam


(Event and registration in German)