Every semester the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law organizes for its students and faculty a get-together in a typical Austrian wine-tavern (Heurigen). In the beginning of the winter semester the PwC Best Bachelor Thesis in Tax Law Award is given to the best student.
At the end of every semester the institute organizes a get2gether where not only the contact between students and faculty is fostered, but also the BDO Best Presentation Award is given to the best presentations given in the courses in Advanced Topics in Tax Law.
Tax Library Talks
Extracurricular events that are offered to our students and alumni, where topics beyond Tax Law are discussed.
Panel Discussion - Attorneys
Opportunity for students to inform themselves about career opportunities in law firms. During a buffet offered after the event the students can get into contact with the professionals and experts.
Pannel Discussion - Tax Advisers
Opportunity for students to inform themselves about carrer opportunities in tax consultancies and advisory business. During a buffet offered after the event the students can get into contact with the professionals and experts.
These workshops are for students and interested persons who want to have the opportunity to analyze and discuss cases on tax law in a theoretical and practical manner. The focus lies on the current developments and their effects on the practical application.
The IFA (International Fiscal Association) Austria organizes five to six times a year events and plenary discussions on topics in the field of International Tax Law.
Wolfgang Gassner Gedächtnisvorlesung
Every year an event in memoriam of Prof. Wolfgang Gassner is held where the Wolfgang Gassner Science Prize is awareded to outstanding students.
Tax and Moral
Six seminars of the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at WU in cooperation with the Austrian Ministry of Finance, the Chamber of Public Accountants and the Institute for Finance and Taxlaw. Interesting inputstatements will act as an incentive for a lively plenary discussion.
For several years the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law has been organizing seminars on various topics in the field of European and International Taxlaw (6 times a year). Experts and professionals in this field are invited to these seminars as guest speakers.
Every year the Institute for Austrian and International Taxlaw organizes a scientific excursion for its faculty and best students to a European capital. On average 50 persons participate in this excursion where an intensive program with focus on tax law is offered.