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Harrie van Duin Tax Partner KPMG Meijburg
Sue Bill Partner Moore Stephens LLP
Stephen Flott Lawyer Flott & Co.
Jos Hellebrekers Partner Otterspeer Haasnoot & Partners
Shipowners' perspectives: Carnival discuss key tax concerns
Learn about the pros and cons of different tax regimes and which is most favourable for your business
Join the debate on BEPS and find out about tax transparency and enforcement measures
Which jurisdiction is most advantageous for your business?

Pose your questions to the experts on the advantages and disadvantages on different tax regimes

Tax enforcement and compliances measures

Get up to speed on BEPS, Article 8 of the OECD Convention and UK diverted profits tax

Compare the best options for ship finance

Assess today's status of ship finance, and learn which are the best jurisdictions to finance through

Examine global crew taxation

Compare employer obligations and whether places of effective management or home states are more favourable for most tax treaties

Global Tax for Shipping Forum 2015: an essential update on changes to tax structures in the conventional shipping industry

Top reasons to attend the Global Tax for Shipping Conference

Carnival and Maersk discuss top ten tax issues and concerns in the shipping sector

Learn about the most advantageous jurisdictions for your business

Insight into OECD, tax enforcement measures and making sure you are compliant

Plus – separately bookable one day workshop dedicated to offshore shipping tax developments

Interactive features to facilitate learning and networking:


Shipowners' Corner

Hear directly from the shipowners about their tax concerns and share thoughts on current industry challenges


Tax Competition Chamber

What jurisdiction is most advantageous for you? Learn about the pros and cons of different shipping jurisdictions from leading tax advisers and which tax regime is most favourable for your business


Tax Thought Thermometer

Have your say about tax regimes. You will have the opportunity to vote, before and after, hearing from leading tax experts about different regimes and voice your opinion on which regime is most favourable


Wine and Cheese Tasting

Join your speakers and fellow peers and sample some delicious cheeses and wine in the evening reception of day one


Network Development Lunch

Mix it up at lunchtime and have lunch with people that you may otherwise not have met

Global Tax for Shipping Forum Speaker Line-Up

  • Sue Bill, Partner – Business Tax, Moore Stephens
  • Tim Walton, Senior Director – Global Tax, Carnival PLC
  • Jos Hellebrekers, Otterspeer Haasnoot & Partners
  • Harrie van Duin, Tax Partner, KPMG Meijburg & Co
  • Victor Baker, Tax Policy Advisor, HMRC
  • Alberto Alejandro, Lopez Gomez, Associate of Tax Law, PwC
  • Taco Mooren, Tax Adviser, Loyens & Loeff NV
  • Ernst-Jan Bioch, Consultant, KPMG
  • Monique Giese, Senior Manager - Corporate Tax Services, KPMG
  • Cleo Papadopoulou, Partner, Tax Advisory Services, PwC
  • Catia Henriques Fernandes, Senior Lawyer, MLGTS Legal Circle

Tax for Offshore Shipping Workshop

22 September 2015

Separately bookable one day workshop dedicated to offshore tax developments - Find out more!

Who attends our Global Tax for Shipping Forum?

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"It’s been quite refreshing and enlightening"
O. Okechukiou
Fidelity Bank
"Very good, diversified topics and fruitful discussions"
Holger Schildt
Senior Tax DirectorHapag Lloyd

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(updated 26 August 2015)

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