External speakers

Cora O'Brien

Tax Policy Director , Irish Tax Institute

Cora O’Brien is Tax Policy Director with the Irish Tax Institute. She has lead the Institute’s work on a range of domestic and international tax policy and administration issues covering both direct and indirect tax. This includes work on Ireland’s International Tax Strategy, the OECD BEPS Action Plan, the EU VAT Agenda and the Corporate Tax Reform Agenda, the design of the Irish income tax regime and the development and implementation of the Local Property Tax.

Cora is a Chartered Tax Adviser and a Chartered Accountant. She is the Irish Tax Institute’s Fiscal and Professional Affairs representative at the Confédération Fiscale Européenne (the representative organisation for the tax profession in Europe).