Fair Tax Conference 2018: Celebrating Responsible Tax Planning
Venue Human Rights Action Centre 25 New Inn Yard
The Fair Tax Conference 2018, sponsored by SSE, will be the marquee opening event of the UK’s first ever Fair Tax Fortnight – which will celebrate those companies and organisations that are proud to pay their fair share of corporation tax and the positive contribution this makes to society.
The Conference will feature leaders from business, academia, politics and campaigning – who will explore key topics such as responsible tax planning, how to tackle tax avoidance and the case for Corporation Tax. There will also be a range of engaging workshops that will provide access to cutting-edge practitioners and thought-leaders.
Increasingly, responsible tax payers are differentiating themselves from the avoiders and evaders, and leaded the next big development in corporate responsibility – so book now to stay ahead of the curve.
Doors open at 9.30am, with our opening plenary commencing at 10am. Food and drink are included in the ticket price.
Display stalls can be booked direct with the Fair Tax Mark. Call 0161 769 0427, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
10.00am WELCOME Paul Monaghan, Chief Executive, Fair Tax Mark
10.15am Rachel McEwen, Director of Sustainability, SSE PLC
11.35 PLENARY - The case for Corporation Tax and business paying its dues
- Alex Cobham, Chief Executive, Tax Justice Network
- Richard Murphy, Professor of Practice in International Political Economy at City, University of London
1.15pm Ministerial Address [TBC]
1.40pm PLENARY - How to tackle tax avoidance
- Robert Palmer, Executive Director, Tax Justice UK
3.45pm Meg Hillier MP, Chair, Public Accounts Committee
4.05pm PLENARY - Moving forward
- Micheal Jacobs, Director, IPPR Commission on Economic Justice
- Rob Harrison, Director, Ethical Consumer