IBFD is an independent (non profit) International Tax Knowledge Centre with the ultimate goal to promote and disseminate the understanding of cross-border taxation at the highest level. Its core business is research, publishing (online and print) and education in international taxation. IBFD has a strong international client base of specifically Fortune 500 companies, governments, universities, international consultancy firms and tax advisers. IBFD supports worldwide government consultancy projects and its International Tax Training provides a diverse range of courses on international taxation, all IBFD products are accessible by the IBFD Tax Research Platform the powerful front-end global tax information portal. Founded in 1938 and headquartered in Amsterdam, IBFD also has a local presence in important markets such as North America, Asia and China.