Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD
Location:Paris
Founded:1962
Membership:Top business organizations from all 34 OECD member economies as well as major non-member economies

Role

As the officially recognized representative of the OECD business community, advocates consensus industry views to the OECD and its member governments, to ensure that the resulting policy instruments and guidance assist private sector growth and prosperity and, thereby, contribute to the global economy. Coordinates and directly communicates business positions to the OECD in such areas as trade, economic and financial policies, foreign investment, information and telecommunications policy, social policy, taxation, energy and environmental policy.

Recent News

Carol Doran Klein (USCIB) at the 2015 OECD International Tax Conference. USCIB’s Klein to Speak in Canada as OECD Plans Release of BEPS Deliverables (8/10/2015) - As governments and the business community get ready for the release of the OECD’s proposed national actions in its controversial Base Erosion and Profit-Shifting (BEPS) initiative, USCIB Vice President and International Tax Counsel Carol Doran Klein has agreed to be a keynote speaker at a October 15-16 conference in Toronto on global transfer pricing and related tax issues, including BEPS.
Computers_lores Progress in Digital Economy Policy in Run Up to OECD 2016 Ministerial (8/10/2015) - The OECD Committee on Digital Economy Policy (CDEP) discussed progress and updates on several initiatives of the committee and related working parties. A new landmark publication, the Digital Economy Outlook, was launched and CDEP and BIAC conferred on key themes and outputs for the 2016 Digital Economy Ministerial to take place in Cancún, Mexico

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