Recruitment of two tax & accounting short term consultants for Poland

April 5, 2011

Technical Assistance Program for Financial Reporting
Implemented by the World Bank Centre for Financial Reporting Reform

Institutional and Regulatory Capacity Building for Corporate Sector Financial Reporting and Auditing at the National Level

A Project Supported by the Swiss Contribution to the Enlarged European Union

Invitation for submission of CVs

The objective of the Financial Reporting Technical Assistance Program (FRTAP) is to support the new EU member states in their efforts to put in place sustainable regulatory and institutional frameworks for financial reporting by private sector entities. FRTAP forms part of the Swiss enlargement contribution to reduce economic and social disparities within the enlarged EU.
The objective of this assignment is to deliver a study on enhancing the relationship between tax regulations and financial reporting aiming at supporting a formal understanding between the tax authorities and those responsible for setting accounting standards on how to better align their respective requirements. The project includes four Components: 1 - Analysis of main differences between accounting and tax bases in Poland, 2 - International comparison of main differences between accounting vs. tax bases (four countries), 3 - In-country stakeholder surveys, 4 - Reporting and Discussion of Policy Options.
The tasks for the two consultants for Poland will include components 1, 3, and 4. Details of the assignments can be found in the attached Terms of Reference.

Interested Consultants are requested to submit a CV and a cover letter in English to the following emails:, by April 15, 2011.