The 71st IFA Congress brings together the best in fiscal, tax and regulatory matters. The 2017 Congress will take place in the world -renowned city of Rio de Janeiro. Rio is a truly unique location, combining the attributes of one of the most famous international tourist destinations as well as serving as a focus point in the country and the region of several key economic markets. The welcoming environment and efficiency of the city have led it to be chosen as the host of the FIFA World Cup and the Olympic games in 2016. The 71st Congress will be held at Windsor Conventions and Expo Center, a recently built state of the art facility. In cooperation with IFA’s Permanent Scientific Committee (PSC) an exciting and informative program has been structured for the Congress.