On May 18th and 19th for the first time Sofia will have the pleasure to host the conference of the International Fiscal Association. The event will be held in room 272 at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski "and will bring together specialists in the field of financial law.

"The IFA’s event is a unique forum for discussion of international tax issues, as members of the organisation are taxpayers, their advisors, civil servants, members of the judiciary and university professors. We believe that the program will trigger the interest of specialists in management and other positions in tax administration and the Ministry of Finance, members of the budget and other committees in parliament, judges, academics, lawyers, accountants, auditors and students "- said Valentin Savov, Lawyer and President of IFA in Bulgaria.

Organiser of the conference is "IFA Association Branch Bulgaria" - founded in 2012 and recognised by the International Fiscal Association in 2014. It has over 40 members who take an active part in initiating activities (both on international and national level).

The International Fiscal Association (IFA) was established in 1938 with headquarters in the Netherlands. It is the only non-profit, international organisation dealing with fiscal matters. Its main objectives are the research and development of international and comparative law in regard to public finances, especially international and comparative fiscal law and the financial and economic aspects of taxation. Today the organisation's membership consist of nearly 12,000 professionals from over 100 countries. IFA members have established branches of the association in 62 countries.

Speakers at the upcoming conference in Sofia will be professors from renowned European schools such as the University of Vienna, practitioners of European firms, judges, tax officials and others. At the end of this year will be released compendium with the lectures and presentations presented during the conference.

Partners in the organisation of the first conference of IFA in Bulgaria Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ", are British Bulgarian Business Association (BBBA), DSK Bank, Publishing house CIELA.

The event is organised with the media support of the Legal World magazine, Menidzhar, NEWS, b2bmedia, offnews, economic.bg, econ.bg, agency law and finance. The overall communication services have been entrusted to agency for integrated marketing communications 3CON.

The International Fiscal Association’s conference is open to anyone with an interest in tax law, taxation and public finances.

More regarding the speakers and the programme on http://www.ifa-conference.com/

Please, find the invitation below.