Why New Zealand's GST (VAT) system has been successful

Accounting

Speaker:Professor Adrian Sawyer, Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Website: www.acis.canterbury.ac.nz/people/sawyer
Date: Thursday 20 September 2012
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Location: Building One: Bateman Lecture Theatre

Further details

Professor Adrian Sawyer is a prominent member of the international community of tax researchers and has published extensively in the field.  He holds both legal and accounting qualifications and is currently c-editor of the New Zealand Journal of Taxation Law and Policy.

Adrian's research interests include behavioural tax compliance and tax administration, electronic commerce, environmental tax policy, international taxation, tax history, tax rulings and taxpayers' rights.