29/09/2017 – The Forum on Tax Administration (FTA) is the leading international body concerned with tax administration. The FTA, which brings together Tax Commissioners from 50 advanced and emerging tax administrations (including OECD and G20 countries), held its Plenary meeting in Oslo on 27-29 September.
Edward Troup, Chairman of HMRC and current Chair of the FTA presided over the meeting. Keynote speeches were given by Mr Nicolas Dujovne, Minister of the Treasury for Argentina and the next President of the G20 Finance Ministers Group, and the Minister of Finance for Norway, Ms Siv Jensen.
Key themes discussed at the Plenary were:
For more details, see the communiqué released at the close of the meeting.
The Plenary welcomed the new Chair of the FTA, Mr Hans Christian Holte, Commissioner of the Norwegian Tax Administration. The following publications were released at this event:
For further information, contact Pascal Saint-Amans, director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration (+33 6 2630 4923), Achim Pross, Head of the International Co-operation and Tax Administration Division (+33 6 2163 2767), or the CTPA Communications Team.