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Philip Kerfs
Head, International Cooperation Unit, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration at OECD


Philip Kerfs is a Head of Unit at the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration of the OECD. Over the past years he has mainly worked on the TRACE Project, the Common Reporting Standard and more recently the Model Mandatory Disclosure Rules for CRS Avoidance Arrangements. Before joining the OECD, he worked for 13 years as assistant general counsel at Euroclear, where he was responsible for the tax area and the regulatory practice area. Prior to that, he practised tax law at Tournicourt & Vanistendael in Brussels (and enjoyed a spell at the IBFD in Amsterdam). Philip studied law at the Universities of Namur and  Leuven (Belgium) and did an LLM in taxation at the Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Fiscales (Brussels).”

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  • OECD Feedback on Common Operational Issues, Mandatory Disclosure Rules & Peer Reviews