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Ben Terra

Ben Terra (1947) studied international law at the University of Amsterdam and (indirect) taxation at the University of Leiden. He wrote a thesis on VAT on cross-border transactions. Ben was head of the post-graduate training in VAT, customs and excises at the Ministry of Finance in The Hague, professor of law at the University of Leiden and visiting professor at the Universities of Florida in Gainesville, of Sydney in Australia, the Gmimo University in Moscow and the Anton the Kam University in Surinam. Until 2003, he was head of the E&Y global indirect tax practice. In 2007, he became doctor economiae honoris causa at the University of Lund in Sweden. At present, he is professor emeritus at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands and visiting professor at the University of Lund, Sweden, and the Universidade Católica Lisboa in Portugal.

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