The 68th OECD Tax Seminar on “Exchange of Information”
(2011. 2.21 ~ 26, Noblesse Hall, Prima Hotel)
□ The Tax Programme, OECD Korea Policy Centre hosted the 68th OECD Tax Seminar on “Exchange of Information” from February 21 (Monday) to February 26 (Saturday), 2011 in Prima Hotel (Seoul).
□ In this seminar, experts from the OECD HQ and member(non-member) countries participated as a lecturer and 30 tax officials from 13 non-member countries in the Asia-Pacific region including five Korean participants from the National Tax Service were invited.
□ The main contents which were discussed in the seminar are as follows:
ㅇ Introduction to major concepts of exchange of information and OECD standards related to exchange of information
ㅇ Sharing cases and experiences of OECD member countries on exchange of information usage and its policies
ㅇ Recent trends in OECD member countries and other advanced countries
ㅇ International cooperation to prevent international tax avoidance and tax evaison
ㅇ OECD Multilateral Agrrement, Tax Information Exchange Agreement
ㅇ Enactment of systems to achieve policy effectiveness
Carrying Out a Study Tour to Introduce Korea’s Economic Development
□ Despite the cold weather in February, 30 participants visited Samsung Electronics Digital Plaza Suwon) and a palace in Seoul experiencing various Korean culture and economic development.