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Wolters Kluwer joins forces with BDO for BEPS Pillar Two webinar
Mon, 25th Mar 2024

In an upcoming webinar, Wolters Kluwer, the provider of professional information, software solutions, and services, is joining forces with BDO, an international network of public accounting, tax, consulting, and business advisory firms, to address the intricate challenges multinational organisations face due to BEPS Pillar Two. This collaborative event aims to provide valuable insights into aligning data and compliance strategies with the guidelines established by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

The webinar is taking place on 17 April, 2-3 pm AEST, and will feature a panel of distinguished speakers who will delve into why the Pillar Two rules pose a unique and significant challenge to multinational corporations, especially concerning the engagement and alignment of non-tax stakeholders and data. Furthermore, the discussion will cover the opportunities emerging from these challenges, offering corporations strategies to leverage these changes. This includes assessing current processes and making informed decisions to ensure compliance and enhance efficiencies across the tax business.

Denise Brotherton, a Corporate Tax Partner at BDO and a seasoned tax specialist, brings the panel her extensive experience in providing proactive and commercially relevant tax advice. With a background that includes transforming and leading professional service businesses and expertise in Mergers & Acquisitions, International and Australian Tax Advisory, Denise is poised to offer profound insights into navigating the complexities of BEPS Pillar Two.

Joining her is Briana Witten-Ho, Head of Taxation for Ixom, who boasts over 25 years of experience in corporate tax functions. Briana's role encompasses managing income taxes, transaction taxes, regulator management, and reporting, offering a comprehensive view of the tax landscape across various regions, including Australia, New Zealand, Asia, and the USA.

Paola Lorio, a Transfer Pricing Independent Contractor with more than 15 years of in-house experience, will share her expertise in developing and implementing global transfer pricing projects. Paola's approach focuses on stakeholder engagement and fostering strong cross-functional relationships, ensuring alignment with all transfer pricing requirements.

Rounding off the panel is Luih Yap, a Consulting Manager at Wolters Kluwer. As a Certified Public Accountant with extensive corporate tax expertise in Australia and Malaysia, Luih brings a unique perspective on using technology to address tax compliance challenges. Her deep understanding of taxation intricacies and the potential of technology to streamline tax processes will undoubtedly provide valuable insights for attendees.

The webinar is set to unpack the implications of BEPS Pillar Two, highlighting the significant hurdles and potential opportunities for multinational corporations. By bringing together experts from the fields of tax advisory and technology, the event promises to offer a comprehensive guide on aligning corporate strategies with global tax compliance requirements, ensuring participants are well-equipped to navigate the complexities of the modern tax landscape.

If you want to be a part of this insightful webinar, please visit the link below to register: