Towards more transparent and responsible tax behaviour


Towards more transparent and responsible tax behaviour

We were pleased to organise an event with CSR Europe on how businesses can build trust through transparent and responsible tax activities.

CSR Europe has developed a Blueprint, in cooperation with PwC Netherlands, with examples of responsible tax behaviour within companies as one of the pillars of corporate social responsibility (CSR).

During this publication launch event   :

  • The Blueprint highlights were presented
  • Examples from companies featured in the publication were shared
  • Participants shared views on what’s next in the debate

Who joined:

  • Corporate Tax managers
  • Corporate CSR Managers
  • EU policymakers & International Organisations
  • Civil society


Per email to Ilaria La Torre [email protected] by 15 March 2019. Registration was free of charge.





  • 10:00 - 10:30

    Registration and coffee

  • 10:30 - 10:35


    Olivier Boutellis-Taft, CEO, Accountancy Europe

  • 10:35 - 10:50

    Opening address

    Sirpa Pietikainen, Member of the European Parliament

  • 10:50 - 11:00

    Introductory remarks

    Stefan Crets, Executive Director, CSR Europe

  • 11:00 - 12:00

    Presentation of the Blueprint on Tax Transparency and responsible tax behaviour

    Lorena Sorrentino, Senior Project Manager, CSR Europe

    Elisa Casazza, Project Manager, CSR Europe

    Iker Isusi Apraiz, Director of Policies,Tax Department, BBVA

    Jose Luis Migoya Vargas, Director International Taxation, Iberdrola

    Robbert Hoyng, Group Tax Director, Naspers

    Justine Harris, Global Head of Sustainable Business, Vodafone

  • 12:00 - 12:55

    “What’s next in the field of transparency and responsible tax behaviour”?

    Jean-Philippe Rabine, DG FISMA

    Miguel Alba, Tax and private sector engagement,

    Oxfam Intermon

    Eelco van Enden, Tax Policy Group, Accountancy Europe

  • 12:55 - 13:00

    Closing remarks

  • 13:00 - 14:00

    Networking Lunch