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2 March 2017
Marble Arch,

BEPS Action 15 - Multilateral Convention

The only event of its kind: bringing bilateral Double Tax Treaties in line with BEPS treaty-related measures


An In-depth Introduction to the Convention

The recent publication of the Multilateral Instrument has far reaching implications for businesses and states worldwide. Jonathan Scwarz will be providing a comprehensive overview as to the scope of the convention, including how the Convention interacts with tax treaties already in place and minimum standards. Enhance your understanding of the interpretation issues associated with BEPS Action 15, and the considerable impact the MLI will have on international tax rules.

The Future of the BEPS Convention: Challenges and Opportunities Ahead

Understand the challenges and opportunities ahead in wake of the multilateral convention from both a European and UK perspective. This expert panel will be exploring key jurisdictions worldwide and their stance on what the future may hold for the BEPS Convention and Double Tax Treaties, including a review of the UK position, the EU position and the developing countries position. 

Preventing Treaty Abuse - the Minimum

The MLI contains six provisions related to the prevention of treaty abuse, which corresponds to Action 6 of the OECD's BEPS Project. Gain an in-depth understanding as to why double tax treaties have been put in place, and the far reaching effect on multinationals. This session will explore the Principal Purpose Test under Action 15 and the potential limitations on benefits this may pose multinationals in the new environment. 

Sessions at a Glance
  • An in-depth introduction to the Convention
  • Preventing treaty abuse
  • Options for the Elimination of Double Taxation
  • Optional Provisions
  • Dispute Resolutions
  • The future of the Convention and double tax treaties
Why Attend?

The final action point of the BEPS Multinational Convention, Action 15 has been adopted by more than 100 jurisdictions worldwide, with huge implications for businesses and tax professionals. This is the only event on the market on this subject, taking an in depth look as to the scope of the convention and the effects this will have on businesses on a global scale. 

Who Should Attend?
  • Heads of Tax
  • Group Tax Managers
  • International Tax Directors
  • International Tax Advisers
  • Transfer Pricing Professionals
  • Government Representatives
  • Tax Accountants


We have a number of exclusive and innovative sponsorship and speaking options, to help you demonstrate thought leadership in the BEPS and Multilateral Convention arena.

For more information please contact David Gold on David.Gold@KNect365.com or call +44 (0) 20 7017 7243