Peter Hongler is professor for tax law at the University of St. Gallen and a counsel with Walder Wyss in Zurich. Peter Hongler was educated at the Universities of Bern (MLaw 2008) and Zurich (Dr. iur. 2011). As assistant to Prof. Dr. Madeleine Simonek he conducted research at the Universities of Zurich and Lucerne. Besides, he was a guest researcher at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and a Post-Doc Research Fellow at the IBFD in Amsterdam. He is experienced in advising political bodies in tax policy matters. For an overview of his publications and speaking engagements please check the website www.alexandria.unisg.ch/persons/8263.