Doctorate Seminar

Doctoral Seminar Series in International and European Tax Law

A Joint Initiative of WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), the Universities of Leiden (Netherlands), Stockholm (Sweden) and Uppsala (Sweden)

Doctoral candidates are invited to participate in a series of seminars jointly organized by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law , WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) the Tax Law Department, Faculty of Law of the University of Leiden, the law faculties at Stockholm University and Uppsala University.

Within a period of two years each Institution organizes a doctoral seminar focusing on International Tax Law, EU Tax Law, Transfer Pricing or Comparative Tax Law. Doctoral candidates who are engaged in research and writing a doctoral thesis (dissertation) in the field of tax law are invited to attend this series of seminars. All seminars are offered free of charge; participants will only have to pay for their own travel, accommodation and meals.

The next Doctorate Seminar on European Tax Law, organized by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), will take place from February 15-18, 2019. Around thirty participants from all over Europe will discuss case studies on tax treaty law. Additionally, a poster session will be organized so that the doctoral students can exchange ideas on their research projects.



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The event in Vienna will be followed by a Seminar on International Tax Law held in Leiden in autumn 2019. Stockholm University will take care of a Seminar on Transfer Pricing and Uppsala University on Comparative Tax Law, both to be held back to back in summer 2020.