The 13th annual Asia-Pacific Tax Forum was held in Jakarta, Indonesia on 23-25 May 2016. Delegates from the following countries participated: Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, and Vietnam.

Key Issues Discussed

  • Fiscal policy challenges of middle income status

  • China development - fiscal impact on emerging markets

  • BEPS - current developments and implications for Asia-Pacific countries

  • Wider stakeholder community and tax reforms

  • Taxation of the extractive sector

  • Indirect tax

  • Advanced issues in GST

  • Improving tax compliance in the region: enforcement, tax amnesty, and alternatives

  • Tax incentives policy

  • Coordination of tax policy with environmental goals




Agenda
 |  Summary Report  |  
Presentations      

Feedback Survey  |  Press Release  |  ASEAN Excise Manual
  • ITIC provides objective economic analysis on a broad range of tax policies and reform initiatives in transition economies.
  • ITIC pursues a diverse issue agenda with broad geographic reach.
  • ITIC’s initiatives are supported by more than 100 sponsor companies located around the world.
  • ITIC is demand-driven -- governments around the world seek ITIC’s expertise and capacity-building assistance.
  • © 2017 International Tax and Investment Center. All Rights Reserved.
    follow me on twitter
     follow me on facebook linkedin logo photo: LinkedIn Linkedin.gif