5th Annual IBA Tax Conference - Current issues for financial institutions

Current issues for financial institutions

• Tax impact of bank regulatory developments
   – Tax consequences of living wills, bail-in debt, etc.
   – Deductibility implications of Basel III regulatory capital requirements
   – Impact of EU and other bank regulatory developments
   – Collateral damage? Potential impact on banks of broader global initiatives (BEPS-driven or otherwise)
• Important tax rulings and guidance affecting banks
   – Swiss Federal Supreme Court decision on dividend stripping
   – New US regulations on dividend equivalents
   – Compare/contrast with related developments in Italy, Germany and the UK
   – Breaking news

Session Chair
Robert Culbertson Covington & Burling, Washington DC

Patrizio Braccioni Paul Hastings, Milan
Sean Finn Latham & Watkins, London
Michael Marquardt Gleiss Lutz, Frankfurt am Main
Michael Nordin Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich