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Tax Reform Act of 2014 Discussion


Date & Time: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 10:30am to 5:30pm

CLE Credit: No

Event Description


The D.C. Bar Taxation Section invites you to attend a presentation of the Tax Reform Act of 2014 Discussion Draft with panel discussions featuring Staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation and luncheon in honor of Thomas Barthold, Chief of Staff, Joint Committee on Taxation. An evening reception will follow.

Itinerary:

10:30am-11:00am - Registration (Please use New Jersey Avenue entrance.)

11:00am-12:00pm-(1) *Corporations and Partnerships, (2) Individuals, (3) Tax Administration and Compliance (Simultaneous Panel Discussions)

12:15pm-1:15pm - *Lunch and Keynote Address

1:30pm-2:30pm - (1) Financial Instruments, (2) Tax Exempts, (3) Employee Benefits (Simultaneous Panel Discussions)

2:45pm-4:00pm - (1) *International, (2) Executive Compensation, (3) REITs and RICs (Simultaneous Panel Discussions)

4:00pm-5:30pm - Reception

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(3) International from 2:45pm-4:00pm:  http://dcbar.adobeconnect.com/genw161501c

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This full-day program is sponsored by the Taxation Section.

Location
The Washington Offices of Jones Day
300 New Jersey Avenue, NW
(Union Station Metro Station)
Washington DC 20001
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Contact Information
Sections Office
Email: SectionsEvents@dcbar.org
Phone: 202-626-3463
Fax: 202-824-1877

Speakers

  • Thomas Barthold, Chief of Staff, Joint Committee on Taxation, Keynote Address, Individuals/AMT
  • Paul Chen, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, International
  • Gordon Clay, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Exempt Organizations
  • Laurie Coady, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, REITs and RICs
  • Marjorie Hoffman, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation
  • Patricia McDermott, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation
  • Cecily Rock, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Business (Corporate/Partnership)
  • Kristine Roth, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Administration and Compliance, International
  • Karl Russo, Joint Committee on Taxation Staff, Business (Corporate/Partnership), Financial Instruments
  • Ray Beeman, House Committee on Ways and Means Majority Staff, Financial Instruments, International
  • George Callas, House Committee on Ways and Means Majority Staff, Business (Corporate/Partnership)
  • Aharon Friedman, House Committee on Ways and Means Majority Staff, Individuals/AMT, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation
  • Mark Warren, House Committee on Ways and Means Majority Staff, Administration and Compliance, Exempt Organizations
  • Michael Caballero, Covington & Burling, International
  • George Hani, Miller & Chevalier, Administration and Compliance
  • Kent Killelea, Jones Day, Financial Instruments
  • Scott Levine, Jones Day, Business (Corporate /Partnership)
  • Helen Morrison, Ernst & Young, Employee Benefits, Executive Compensation
  • Alexander Reid, Morgan Lewis, Exempt Organizations
  • Charles Temkin, Deloitte, REITs and RICs
  • Ron Weitz, Jones Day, Business (Corporate /Partnership)
  • Ray Wiacek, Jones Day, International
  • William Zimmerman, Morgan Lewis, REITs and RICs

Costs

All Day - Govt/Non-Profit/Law Student

$5.00

All Day - Non-Section Member

$35.00

All Day - Taxation Section Member

$25.00

Lunch & Keynote - Govt/ Non-Profit/Law Student

$5.00

Lunch & Keynote - Non-Section Member

$20.00

Lunch & Keynote - Taxation Section Member

$15.00

Reception - Govt/Non-Profit/Law Student

$5.00

Reception - Non-Section Member

$20.00

Reception - Taxation Section Member

$15.00


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