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Programme Management


Seminar Director
Madeleine Merkx is Professor of Indirect Taxes at the Erasmus School of Law and Programme Director of the EFS Post-Master EU VAT. She is also a partner in BDO’s Department of Professional Practice, an editor at MBB and FED and on the staff at WFR, BNB, Btw-bulletin and Taxvisions.


Seminar Coordinator
John Gruson lectures on VAT in various Bachelor and Master courses at the Erasmus Schools of Economics and Law. He also conducts research in the field of VAT on soft law and is the coordinator of the Bachelor course Value Added Tax and the Master course Indirect Tax Assurance and Technology. He is also working as a tax advisor for the Tax Research Center of Deloitte.