Walter Hellerstein gives talk on VAT and economic globalization

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Distinguished Research Professor & Shackelford Distinguished Professor in Taxation Law Walter Hellerstein spoke on a panel that addressed "Applying VAT to International Trade - The Challenge of Economic Globalization" at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's first Global Forum on VAT. This invitation only event, which included participants from over 70 countries, as well as representatives from business and academia, took place in Paris, France, during November and offered a worldwide dialogue on the design and operation of VAT, notably addressing issues of double taxation and unintended non-taxation.