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A multilateral tax treaty

On Thursday 16 November, Dirk Broekhuijsen defended his doctoral thesis entitled ‘A multilateral tax treaty: designing an instrument to modernise international tax law’. The supervisors are Professor F.A. Engelen and Professor S.C.W. Douma.

Dirk Broekhuijsen
16 November 2017
News item PhD defence Dirk Broekhuijsen
Leiden University Repository

In his doctoral thesis, Broekhuijsen addresses the legal and political aspects of a multilateral tax treaty. Broekhuijsen: ‘International tax law consists of bilateral tax treaties. These tax treaties are outdated. But it has proved hard to modernise them in a quick and comprehensive fashion.’ A multilateral tax treaty may be used to address these concerns.

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