On 31 January - 1 February 2012, the Financial University and the Education-and-Methodology Association of Russian Higher Education Institutions in Finance, Accounting, and World Economy, in collaboration with the firm 1С will hold the 12th International Research-to-Practice Conference on New Information Technologies in Education (Creation of New Information Environment Based on IC Technologies in an Educational Institution), which will take place at Cosmos Hotel.
More detailed information can be obtained from the website of the firm 1С.
On 1 February 2012, the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation will host an International Research-to-Practice Conference on Tax Administration of Funds-Transfer Pricing: from Theory to Practice.
Venue: 55, Leningradsky Pr., Conference Hall of the Academic Council (Room 213)
Conference organizers: Financial University in collaboration with the Federal Tax Service and with the support of Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and и KPMG.
General media sponsor of the conference: Interfax.
Federal Law No 227-Ф3 of 18.07.2011 “On Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation Following Improvement of the Principles of Pricing for Tax Purposes” took effect on 1 January 2012. The Law regulates funds transfer pricing and the specific features of tax control over the correspondence of prices applied in controlled transactions with market price.
The main objective of the conference is to analyze world experience in funds transfer pricing as well as specific features of pricing agreements and to work out recommendations on the issues of taxation arising between interdependent entities in the conditions of transformation of Russia’s economic and fiscal policy.
The conference will be attended by: Head of the Federal Tax Service M.V. Mishustin, Deputy Head of the Federal Tax Service A.L. Overchuk, Director of the Tax and Customs-Tariff Policy Department of the RF Ministry of Finance I.V. Trunin, and representative of the international expert and business community.
Invitations have also been sent to: Deputy Minister of Finance S.D. Shatalov, President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs A.N. Shokhin, President of the RF Chamber of Commerce and Industry S.N. Katyrin, Chairman of the RF Accounts Chamber S. V. Stepashin, and President of the Chamber of Tax Consultants D.G. Chernik.
The main subjects suggested for discussion at the conference:
- Key problems of the RF laws on funds transfer pricing and development prospects.
- What did the legislator mean in the law on the tax control over prices?
- Transfer pricing documentation. World experience and best practices.
- Role of independent appraisers in determining the market price of transaction.
- Pricing methods provided for by law. Specific examples of using the methods.
- Pricing agreements – practical aspects.
The programme of the conference includes presentations in plenary sessions, open discussion, and coffee breaks.
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