Michaela Merz


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EU: Clinical Trials in Europe and VAT – a complex topic with 28 different local VAT regulations


In 2018, PwC Switzerland collected the data and organised for the set up of the PwC “VAT Guide to Clinical Trials in Europe”.

 The Guide to VAT for Clinical Trials in Europe aims at: 

• providing you a first high level overview of the regulations in 28 EU Member States
• helping you assess the VAT implications and reporting obligations (e.g. VAT registration obligation, VAT return, EC Sales Listing and Intrastat reporting)
• assisting you answering some questions related to the trends in the pharma sector for clinical trials and precision medicines. Continue reading


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PHARMA WEBINAR: Brexit and its impact on pharma and life sciences industry


The continued complexities in agreeing the form of the UK’s exit from the EU, can make planning for Brexit difficult for businesses. However, the pharma and life sciences industry has been one of the more prepared industry sectors given its unique challenges around Brexit.

I would like to invite you to join our webinar to discuss this topic together with PwC’s international indirect tax experts, as well experts in the wider regulatory and supply chain issues that will impact the pharma and life sciences industry. During this digital presentation our panel of experts will give you an overview of the indirect tax implications within the pharma and life sciences sector both in the UK and in other EU member states, as well as an overview of the wider implications.

Date:  25 February 2019 from 1.30pm to 2.30pm (CET).

I’m looking forward to welcoming you to our “Brexit and its impact on the pharma and life sciences industry” webinar! Please klick the link which will guide you to your personal registration page and further event information.

 

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ROCHE: Global Value Added Tax Manager


Roche is looking for support. Please see below:

At Roche, we believe every employee makes a difference. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives. We are fearless in both decision and action; we believe that good business means a better world.

We are looking for a new Global VAT Manager for Group Tax and Insurance (minimum schedule of 60 %). In this position you will be part of the Roche Group’s VAT team within the global function Group Tax, Insurance and Customs, and will collaborate with the global Pharma and Diagnostics operations on VAT matters. This global role is primarily collaborating with Roche affiliates in Switzerland and the EU. Continue reading


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ITX Pharma Virtual Round Table


I would like to invite you to our “ITX Pharma Virtual Round Table” which will be held on 22 May 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm (CET).  Continue reading


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Pharma & Life Science – Get together


PwC_fl_30mmh_cAs a tax specialist within a pharmaceutical company, you face complex sector specific challenges each and every day. You have to do more with less resource and find efficient and pragmatic solutions in line with local law. Your job is interesting and exciting but very demanding. Exchange and information what is best in class in your industry can support you and inspire you in your daily business.

Therefore, we would like to invite you to our Pharma & Life Science – Get together to discuss with us and other professionals from your industry. We will talk about VAT, Customs, Direct Tax and Regulatory issues in the pharmaceutical and life science business concentrating on Risks and Opportunities, which impact national and international sale of drugs, Technology, BEPS / UCC and Contract Clauses. Continue reading


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Invitation: QuoVATis Masterclass Pharma & Life Science


People walking outside an office building - PwC, Photo_RGB_PC_ 395.jpgI would like to invite you to our Pharma & Life Science event to discuss diverse VAT aspects within the fields of VAT, Pharma & Life Science together with other specialist in the industry and international experts of PwC in this area, who are dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry.

 

 

 

Dates:

  • Thursday, 27 August 2015 (DE)
    9.00 am – 12.30 pm
    Place: PwC Zurich