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Special Activities

Semes­teropen­ing

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.

Semester­clos­ing

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.

KPMG Work­shop

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.

IFA Events

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.

Pw­C-WU Sem­inar

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 ( 8 times a year). Ex­perts and pro­fes­sion­als in this field are in­vited to these sem­inars as guest speak­ers.

Scien­ti­fic Ex­cur­sions

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.