Prof. Katerina Savvaidou, holder of the Jean Monnet Chair made a short introduction.
Mr. George Pitsilis, Governor of the Greek Independent Authority for Public Revenue gave an introductory speech.
Prof. Andreas Tsourouflis, University of Athens, presented the topic of the changes in the case law and changes in the position of the tax authorities and the protection of taxpayers.
My presentation focused on the application of anti-tax abuse rules and tax certainty.
Prof. Katerina Savvaidou presented the topic on the adoption of a European Taxpayers Code.
The last part of the event included a round table discussion between Mrs Nina Olson, Executive Director, Center for Taxpayer Rights, former United States Taxpayer Advocate, former head of the Office of the Taxpayer Advocate, and Mr. Timos Papadopoulos, Head of the Dispute Resolution Directive of the Independent Authority for Public Revenue of Greece.
A very lively discussion followed between the participants.