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The capacity limit for the course is 30 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 18/30, only registered: 0/30
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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At the end of the course students should be able to:
a) understand and explain the differences between double taxation in juridical and economic sense, as well as indicate the means for the elimination of both phenomenons and understand the role and impact of international organizations, such as the OECD, the UN and the EU on the development of international tax law;
b) to work with the information on double taxation conventions on income and capital as well as on other types of tax treaties;
c) to create tax planning policy schemes related with double taxation and its elimination;
d) to make reasoned decision about place of business activity taking into account the exchange of tax information, mutual agreement procedure and assistance in collection of taxes provisions contained in double tax treaties;
e) to make deductions based on acquired knowledge with respect to taxation of business activity, taxation of passive investment income, taxation of realized and non-realized capital gains as well income from employment;
f) to interpret international tax treaties law provisions, courts’ decisions and commentaries to tax treaties.
1. Introduction to the law of international tax treaties
2. Concept of international double taxation and means for its elimination
3. Types of tax treaties in countries’ treaty practice
4. Role of the international organizations (OECD, UN and EU) in the field of development of international tax law
5. Structure, goals, content of the OECD Model Convention on Income and Capital and the UN Model Convention for the Elimination of Double Taxation between Developed and Developing Countries and their impact on countries’ tax treaty practice
6. Main features of Polish tax treaty practice
7. The OECD/G20 Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Action Plan and its impact on the recent developments of the international tax law.
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