Taxpayers Regional Forum for Asia and Australasia on February 23rd, 2021
The second WTA-sponsored Virtual Taxpayers Regional Forum of 2021 will take place via Zoom on February 23rd at 8 AM CST ( February 22nd at 7 PM EST).
In February 2021 World Taxpayers Associations is pleased to invite delegates to join us in an exchange of ideas and best practices to advance taxpayer advocacy in Asia and Australasia.
|8:00 AM||–||8:10 AM||John O’Connell. Chairman and President,|
|World Taxpayers Associations
Welcome and Introduction to Advocacy
|8:10 AM||–||9:00 AM||Activity and Blue Sky Session|
|Chair: Cristina Berechet. Secretary General, WTA.|
|This session provides taxpayer/ invited think tanks’ leaders the opportunity to introduce themselves. Also, leaders are encouraged to present new ideas, with an emphasis on collaboration, that have the potential to advance taxpayer advocacy.
Liu Fengjiang. Executive President, Chinese Taxpayers Association Alliance
Shantha Kumar. President, India Taxpayers
Raymond Ho. President, Hong Kong Momentum 107
Nonoy Oplas. President, Minimal Government Thinkers (Philippines)
Gobinda Sharma. Chairman, Nepal Taxpayers Welfare Society (NTWS)
Sun Taek Kim. President, Korea Taxpayers Association
|9:00 AM||–||9:30 AM||Fundraising|
|Chair: John O’Connell. Chairman and President, WTA
Troy Lanigan. President, Canada Strong and Free Network; Past Chair, WTA
Jordan Williams. Executive Director, New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union
|9:30 AM||–||9:50 AM||Communication in Changing Times|
|Chair: John O’Connell. Chairman and President, World Taxpayers Associations
Pete Sepp. President, National Taxpayers Union (NTU)
Scott Hennig. President & CEO, Canadian Taxpayers Federation
Please confirm your assistance to our Secretary General Cristina Berechet and let her know if you would like to present.
18th World Taxpayers Conference in France
The next WTA World Conference will be hosted by Contribuables Associes, the French taxpayer association, in 2022.
Taxpayers Regional Forum in Kyiv Ukraine May 16, 2020
Due to COVID-19 pandemic the WTA Taxpayers Regional Forum in Kyiv, Ukraine, has been postponed. The Forum will be rescheduled. No date has been set.
The first WTA-sponsored Taxpayers Regional Forum of 2020 will take place in Kyiv, Ukraine, May 16th.
In May 2020 World Taxpayers Associations along with the Atlas Network and the Ukrainian Economic Freedoms Foundation is pleased to invite delegates to join us in an exchange of ideas and best practices to advance taxpayer advocacy in Europe.
The WTA Taxpayers Regional Forum will take place immediately after the Atlas Network’s 2020 Europe Liberty Forum in Kyiv on May 14-15.
Registration and fees:
Conference fees include conference materials, coffee breaks and lunch and dinner on Saturday.
If you have paid your 2020 Membership Fee to the WTA, you are entitled to free access to this event. Please e-mail Melanie Harvie at email@example.com for your discount code. The code is valid for two registrants within your organization until April 25th, 2020. After that, a fee of 50 USD per person will be charged.
For other groups, the conference has a cost of 110 USD per person.
Please act soon, space is limited! You can register here.
Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv
1 Naberezhno Khreshchatytska Str.
Kyiv, Ukraine, 04070
Learn more about the hotel here.
The discounted rate at the Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv is €150 (single room), €170 (double room), €300 (one-bedroom suite). This rate is inclusive of a 20% VAT, complimentary Wi-Fi, access to fitness area and swimming pool, and full buffet breakfast. City tax is not included into the room rate. City Tax for non-residents is equivalent to €1.7
To make your room reservations please email the following information to Sherry.Romello@AtlasNetwork.org.
Country of Residence:
Check-in Date & Time:
Check out Date & Time:
Room Type: Single or Double (If requesting Double, please provide # of guests and whether you will need one bed or two in the room.)
8:30 AM – 6:00 PM Taxpayers Regional Forum
Taxpayers Regional Forum in Accra Ghana August 22, 2020
Due to COVID-19 pandemic the WTA Taxpayers Regional Forum in Accra, Ghana, has been postponed. The Forum will be rescheduled. No date has been set.
The second WTA-sponsored Regional Taxpayers Forum of 2020 will take place in Accra, Ghana, August 22nd.
The WTA Regional Taxpayers Forum will take place immediately after the Atlas Network’s 2020 Africa Liberty Forum in Accra on August 20-21.