Call for Papers: RGNUL Student Law Review [Volume 2, Issue2]

Call for Papers: RGNUL Student Law Review [Volume 2, Issue2]

RGNUL Student Law Review a bi-annual, student run, peer reviewed journal based at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab invites submissions from students for their upcoming issue of Law Review.

Eligibility: Students pursuing their Undergraduate and Master’s Course can send their submissions.

Theme: Taxation Laws: Contemporary Issues

Sub Themes

National Taxation



  1. Structure and Governance of Tax Administration in India: Critique and Recommendations
  2. Tax Dispute Resolution in India: Critique and Recommendations
  3. Black Money (Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets) and Imposition of Tax Act, 2015
  4. Corporate Taxation Regime of India
  5. Goods and Service Tax (GST)
  6. Intersection/Overlapping of Service Tax and VAT Tax/Sales Tax in Transactions: Determining your Tax


International Taxation



  1. Alternative Methods of Private and Public Dispute Resolution in International Taxation
  2. Tax Evasion and Secrecy Provisions of the Low Tax Jurisdictions
  3. Interaction between National Tax Systems and Cross-Country Spillovers
  4. Role of International Organizations in International Tax Issues
  5. Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes
  6. E-Commerce and Permanent Establishment
  7. Advance Pricing Agreements
  8. Recent Developments in Transfer Pricing
  9. Other contemporary or normative issues in international tax regime


Categories for Submission



  1. Articles :between 5,000 to 8,000 words
  2. Short Notes: between3,000-5,000 words
  3. Case Comments: between 3,000 to 4,000 words
  4. Normative Law Articles: not exceeding 5,000 words


Formatting Guidelines



  1. All Submissions must be in Garamond, font size:12, Line Spacing : 1
  2. All footnotes should be in Garamond 10 single-spaced and should conform to the Standard Indian Legal Citation Style.
  3. Margin: Left:1.5inch, Right: 1 inch, Top:1inch, Bottom: 1 inch
  4. All submission must be accompanied with an abstract of not more than 10% of the word limit subject to a minimum of 200 words.


Submission Guidelines



  1. The manuscript must be accompanied with a covering letter specifying the author’s name, designation, institute, contact number and e-mail for future reference.
  2. All entries must be submitted in .doc format along with .pdf format of the same.
  3. The manuscripts must be mailed to submissionsrslr@rgnul.ac.in
  4. Co-authorship of maximum 2 authors is allowed.


Last Date for submissions: 20th September 2015 by 11:00 P.M (Indian Standard Time)

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