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IBA Annual Conference Sydney 2017

8 Oct - 13 Oct 2017

Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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Niklas Schmidt


Dr. Niklas J.R.M. Schmidt, TEP, is a partner at WOLF THEISS, the largest Austrian law firm. He has been admitted as a lawyer and as a tax adviser. His areas of specialization include tax law and private clients. Previously, Mr. Schmidt worked for several years at a "Big Four" firm and as a research assistant in the tax law department of the University of Vienna. His publications include various books and articles in international tax journals. Mr. Schmidt is frequently engaged as a speaker at tax conferences. He has several times been named one of Austria's top ten tax lawyers (most recently in 2019). Mr. Schmidt is also a member of IFA, ITPA, STEP and TIAETL. Recently, Mr. Schmidt published a book on cryptocurrencies and blockchains.


Impact of increased transparency requirements on holding structures

Wednesday 11 October (0930 - 1230)

Room C4.4, Convention Centre, Level 4

Session Co-Chair