OECD Ankara Multilateral Tax Centre (MTC) is situated approximately 8 kilometres from the centre of Ankara in a purpose-built training complex of the Revenue Administration. The address of the MTC is:
Gelir İdaresi Başkanlığı, Eğitim Merkezi (OECD Ankara Multilateral Tax Center)
25 Mart Mahallesi İstiklal Caddesi No 7 Yenimahalle
06200 Ankara, Türkiye
How to get there
Please ensure that you meet the visa requirements before your departure to Türkiye by contacting the Turkish Embassy or Consulate in your country. The Turkish airports have foreign exchange facilities available. Usually, it is not possible to buy Turkish Lira (TL) in other countries before you arrive in Türkiye.
Upon arrival, transportation service from Ankara Esenboğa Airport to the OECD Ankara MTC is normally provided for participants free of charge by the Turkish Revenue Administration if travel details are sent to the e-mail address provided above until Friday prior to the event. Participants are kindly invited to meet Centre Staff at the MEETING POINT which is located between the Domestic and International Arrival Gates.
For those who are not met by the Revenue Administration, the cheapest way is to take a shuttle bus (Belkoair Airport Shuttle www.belkoair.com) from Esenboga Airport to ANKAMALL Shopping Center and then take a taxi to the OECD Ankara MTC. The bus ride will cost 8.00 TL (as of January 2016) per person. A taxi from ANKAMALL to the OECD Ankara MTC will cost approximately 25.00 TL. Please show the taxi driver the address set out above and the attached map. The taxi, directly from the airport to the OECD Ankara MTC, will cost approximately 105.00 TL. The exchange rate is approximately 1USD = 3.03 TL, 1EURO = 3.30 TL (as of January 2016). It is not necessary to tip. After the completion of the event, transportation service from the Ankara MTC to the Esenboga Airport will be provided by the Turkish Revenue Administration for participants free of charge.
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Accommodation and meals
All participants will be accommodated free of charge at the OECD Ankara Multilateral Tax Centre (which is also used for training tax officials of the Turkish Revenue Administration). This provides the maximum opportunity for interaction and dialogue between experts and participants and flexibility in relation to the development of the event.
When you arrive at the Ankara MTC, please identify yourself by showing your passport. The receptionist will give you the key to your room after registration.
Accommodation including breakfast, lunch and dinner, is provided for participants in the MTC free of charge by the Revenue Administration.
Other facilities and support staff
There are staff members in the Centre to help you during the event with sufficient knowledge of English.
The staff can be found in the OECD office on the first floor (the same floor where the OECD conference room is located). The OECD office is equipped with two public computers with internet access near the conference room. The conference room is equipped with two computers and two projectors giving lecturers the opportunity to make presentations in both English and Russian as well as audio-interpretation equipment for simultaneous interpretation. A technician is available on site for any problems that may arise with interpretation equipment. Two additional rooms are also available for group discussions or case studies.
Social Events and Touring Ankara
Dinner will be held on Tuesday, participants will have the opportunity to see the Capital of Türkiye with the city tour on Wednesday afternoon. Participants and some staff members of the Revenue Administration are invited to dinner. As you will see, this provides a good opportunity to get to know the participants and experts on a social level and considerably enhances the discussions on subsequent days.
Some tourist information on Ankara and Türkiye will be provided for the participants and experts. Further information can be obtained from the website: www.kultur.gov.tr
OECD Multilateral Tax Centre - Türkiye
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