CIAT 2019 Technical Conference
Under thetheme Tax Administration and Development,will be held from 08 to 10 October 2019, at the Palmeraie Conference Center in Marrakech.
The Tax Administration is a key element to enforce the taxpolicies, providing an essential contributionto their implementation and to the economic development.
The conference will address the link between Tax Administration and Development (efficiency, tax certainty, attracting investment, informality, natural resources, etc.).
PANEL 1: Mobilizing domestic resources
Session 1.1: Tax administration and fight against the Informality (simplified tax regimes for small taxpayers, control strategies of the retail sector; improvements in registration and communication procedures)
Session 1.2: Control and taxation of the digital economy (taxation of online sales, control and taxation of activities carried out through online platforms, taxation of the business benefits of digital companies, etc.)
PANEL 2: Attracting investment in the new context of international tax governance
Session 2.1: Tax certainty and conflict resolution mechanisms, at the national and international levels (APAs and MAP)
Session 2.2: Mechanisms and ways to promote the cooperativecompliance of largecompanies and multinational corporations
PANEL 3: The efficiency of tax administration for development
Session 3.1: Efficiency of the administration in mobilizing public resources: improvements in the managementof taxes, fight against fraud and effective collection
Session 3.2: The use of new digital technologies. The analysis of new databases and Big Data. The use of themechanisms for informaation exchange
Hotel Du Golf Palmeraie Marrakech
Hotel and Location
Accommodation costs are the responsibility of the participants.
The General Directorate of Taxes of Morocco has reserved a number of rooms at the Hotel du Golf Marrakech 5 * which is located in the complex of the Conference Palmeraie Center.
The Hotel du Golf Marrakech is about 8 km northeast of downtown Marrakech, 10 km from the train station, 15 km from Marrakech Menara Airport and 10 km from Jamaa-El-Fna Square. See more
General Tax Directorate of Morocco
International Cooperation Service
Phone:+ 212 6 73 01 61 99
Inter-American Center of Tax Administrations(CIAT)
Institutional Events Coordinator
Phone:+507 307 2436
Places to visit in Marrakech
Go from the effervescence of the Jemaa-El-Fna square to the imposing beauty of the Koutoubia mosque, appreciate its souks, without forgetting to make a contemplative stop at the foot of the 11th century ramparts and their majestic doors and beautifull and scapes.
The currency used in Morocco is the Moroccan Disharm (MAD).The average rate Exchange for the main coins is:1 $ (USD) = 9,56 MAD and 1 Euro = 10,72 MAD.
Credit cards (Visa, Master Card, Euro Card and American Express) are generally accepted at hotels, restaurants and stores.