2014 Tax Conference Programs

Waterloo Tax Symposium 

2014 Symposium

June 19 & 20, St. Andrews Club (note change: 16th floor), 150 King St.W., Toronto, ON
Thursday, June 19
1:15pm Registration and Welcome

2:00pm - 5:30pm

Panel: “International Tax Planning: Canada and the OECD’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting Project
Moderator:
Christy MacDonald, Deloitte

Panelists:
Albert Baker, Global Tax Policy Leader, Deloitte
Art Cockfield (law), Queen’s University

Dhammika Dharmapala (economics), University of Illinois
Ken Klassen (accounting), University of Waterloo
 

5:30pm - 6:30pm Reception

6:30pm

Dinner
 

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Ken Klassen, Director, Waterloo Centre for Taxation in a Global Economy

James Barnett, Associate Director, Waterloo Centre for Taxation in a Global Economy


Friday, June 20

7:30am

Breakfast

Event Description

8:30am

55 minutes per paper, divided as follows:

  • 20 minutes author
  • 10 minutes discussant #1 (academic)
  • 10 minutes discussant #2 (Deloitte)

15 minutes audience discussion

Lindsay Tedds, University of Victoria


Discussants: Marion Steele, University of Guelph; Charles Taylor, Deloitte


9:25am Break

9:55am

Andrew Bauer, University of Illinois


Discussants: Michael Smart, University of Toronto; Muris Dujsic, Deloitte


10:50am Break

11:20am

Wei Cui, University of British Columbia


Discussants: Jinyan Li, York University; Jay Niederhoffer, Deloitte


12:15pm Lunch

1:15pm

Michael Wolfson, University of Ottawa

Discussants: Devan Mescall, University of Saskatchewan; Christy MacDonald, Deloitte

2:10pm Larry Chapman, New Developments at the Canadian Tax Foundation

2:30pm Break

3:00pm

Benjamin Alarie, University of Toronto

Discussants: Frances Woolley, Carleton University; Tom Crowe, Deloitte

3:55pm Wrap-up and End of Event

Waterloo Centre for Taxation in a Global Economy

School of Accounting and Finance
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON  CANADA N2L 3G1

Director
Ken Klassen
E: kklassen@uwaterloo.ca
P: 5190888-4567, ext. 38550

Associate Director
Jim Barnett
E: jbarnett@uwaterloo.ca
P: 519-888-4567, ext. 35143

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