Fighting Tax Evasion: Open seminar with Torsten Fensby

Tuesday June 28 from 10:00 to 12:00 at the Nordic house

Open seminar hosted by The Nordic Region Focus in Iceland, The Institute of International Affairs at the University of Iceland and Kjarninn

Fighting Tax Evasion: Open seminar with Torsten Fensby

In this open seminar Torsten Fensby, a specialist on tax issues, appointed by the Nordic Council of Ministers, will discuss his fight againts tax evasions in light of the revelations made by the recently leaked Panama Papers.

Fensby has throughout the years been a vocal advocate against tax evasion and was the team leader of a newly finished joint Nordic project on information-exchange agreements on tax matters with offshore financial centres.

Panel discussions:
Bryndís Kristjánsdóttir, Director of Tax Investigations
Brynjar Níelsson, Member of Althingi and 1st Deputy Chairman of the Economic Affairs and Trade Committee
Indriði H. Þorláksson, former Director of Internal Revenue

Moderator: Þórður Snær Júlíusson, Editor at Kjarninn

The seminar will take place in English and is open to all

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