Paweł Selera, PhD

Senior Manager | Tax adviser

VAT | National e-Invoicing System (KSeF)

Mob.: +48 609 352 877

  • Has nearly 20 years of professional experience in the field of VAT. He has worked for international tax consulting companies in Germany and Poland, including MDDP.
  • Advised especially in the area of international transactions and financial services.
  • 2018-2024 employee of the Ministry of Finance.
  • 2019-2023 Director of the Value Added Tax Department at the Ministry of Finance.
  • Author of many changes in the VAT area in recent years, such as VAT groups, the option to tax for financial services, or dozens of amendments simplifying and modernising VAT. He led and supervised legislative works related to KSeF (the National E-invoicing System).
  • He represented the Minister of Finance in works at the forum of EU bodies and was a representative of the Head of KAS (National Revenue Administration) in tax proceedings before the Court of Justice of the European Union.
  • Member of Supervisory Boards, including the Supervisory Board of the company Aplikacje Krytyczne Sp. z o.o.
  • Fellow at the Polish Economic Institute from 2019 to 2023.
  • Academic lecturer. Author and co-author of numerous studies on VAT and EU tax law published in Poland and abroad.
  • 2011 | Tax adviser
  • 2009 | Doctor of Law
  • Graduated from the Faculty of Law, University of Wrocław and University of Regensburg (LL.M)
  • Languages: Polish, English, German
  • eDucat 2023 – award for the most interesting scientific study on cashless payments and financial innovation
  • Medal for Long Service in connection with work at the Angelus Silesius Academy of Applied Sciences in Wałbrzych – Social and Legal Institute
  • International and EU tax law in the context of taxation of corporate profits, Warsaw 2010 (Wolters Kluwer)
  • VAT in the financial sector, Warsaw 2012 (C.H. Beck)
  • Intra-Community transactions in VAT. Practical analysis, Warsaw 2012 (Wolters Kluwer)
  • Right to deduct and refund of input VAT, Warsaw 2014 (Wolters Kluwer)
  • VAT in Germany. Analysis, jurisprudence, interpretations, Wrocław 2014