Application Due Date: November 3rd2019
The African Tax Administration Online Online Forum (ATAF) mores than happy to expose the 2nd Africa broad Tax Essay Rivals (ATEC) for2019 The essay rivals is established to encourage young African researchers, academics and tax authorities to acknowledge problems or problems handled by African tax administrations and propose innovative choices.
DESIGN: The ATAF 2nd Africa-wide Tax Essay Rivals (ATEC) offers you the possibility to advance your possible and quickly implementable choices on how African tax administrations can innovatively tax the digitalised economy. Essays require to handle issues connecting to creative principles that can trigger ground-breaking choices to the tax problems provided by digitalisation.
For this year’s rivals, people are required to make up on the following topic: African perspectives on the tax problems from the digitalisation of the economy.
In January 2019, ATAF’s Cross Border Tax Committee (CBT) seriously discussed various proposals and treatments on the tax problems from the digitalisation of the economy. The occurring ATAF Technical Notes needed necessary adjustments to the around the world tax standards mostly due to the reality that digitalisation has really much more led to limited or no physical presence in lots of African jurisdictions as a result rejecting them of their taxing rights.
In addition, the basic revenues allowance standards do not effectively reveal the worth produced for Worldwide company by the brand understanding in the minds of the customers in the market jurisdiction. ATAF worries that adjustments to these nexus and revenues allowance standards require to utilize more broadly than to merely the incredibly digitalised business (see ATAF’s associated technical notes on the ATAF website).
ELIGIBILITYThe ATAF 2nd ATEC 2019 is open to all African researchers, tax authorities, academics and tax experts aged 40 or less Ladies are extremely inspired to participate.
The essay needs to be theme-based and require to not have really been launched in other locations at the time of submission.
The essay needs to at first be made up by the entrant as its sole creator/author.
Plagiarised essays will quickly be disqualified.
ATAF.staff members or any primary related to the development, production,. execution, administration, assessing or fulfilment of the competitors.are not certified to enter into.
ATAF will set up the right to launch and share given essays.
ATAF will not be liable for any breach of copyright or personal privacy by any author.
Winners of the rivals will NOT be entitled to represent ATAF in any method aside from referral this award in their CV.
If.an author accepts an offer of publication from in other places previous to.being informed about the results of this rivals, ATAF requires to be.notified right now.
ATAF will have the last authority to relax any of the requirements in the larger interests of the profession and research study.
The option of the Judges on the option of essays will be last.
Option of an essay by ATAF will not recommend that ATAF backs or register for the views exposed by the author.
The essay submissions will be evaluated on a first-come, first-served basis.
The essay will be thought about disqualified if it breaks any of the above conditions.
ESSAY FORMAT REQUIREMENTSThe essay must abide by the list listed below standard structure or introduction:.
Introduction, Concern Statement, Technique, Secret findings, Implications of findings, Secret implementable recommendations.
The following specifications must be followed:.
The length of the essay requirement to NOT go beyond 1000 words (2 pages).
The standard format of the essay requirement to be Arial, Font Style Design 12, a 1-inch margin on all sides and 1.0 line spacing.
Any constant mode of citation can be followed for footnotes with Arial, Font Style Design 10 and 1 line spacing.
Need to be sent out as a Microsoft Word file ONLY.
A passport-sized photo of utmost 5 MB must be sent out together with the essay.
The Essay needs to be made up in English.
Please BEAR IN MIND that submissions must include 2 (02) files: i.The title page require to include brief post’s title, total name, company,. sort of company, job position, mobile number, alternative phone.number, country of home, citizenship, native land, main.language, secondary language, postal address and e-mail address.ii.Anonymised main essay revealing figures, tables (if any) with numbering, title, source and suggestions.
Essays that quit working to follow these requirements will be quickly disqualified.
DUE DATE FOR SUBMISSIONS: 3 November 2019 REWARDS AND AWARDS: The benefits of the ATAF 2nd Africa-wide Tax Essay Rivals 2019 will be as follows:.
Extremely Very First Reward: 1500 USD, a Prizeand an award certificate The winner will be invited to ATAF’s10 years Anniversary to be kept in Kampala, Uganda from 18 to 22 November.2019 for a distinct award occasion with flight and accommodations expenditures.covered. At the event, the winner will be required to make a.discussion of the essay at the presence of all heads of tax.administrations in Africa.
Second Reward: USD 1000, a Prizeand an award certificate.
3rd Reward: USD 750, a Prizeand an award certificate.
The absolute best 10 essays( including the 3 winners) will be launched in the book of ATAF’s Collections of Abstracts on Tax Systems in Africa.
All other individualswill get an ATEC 2019 participation certificate.
For More Information:.
Take a look at the Authorities Websites of the ATAF 2nd Africa-Wide Tax Rivals 2019.