Part 4 of 8 Tax Audits and Litigation Tax Series: A Review of the Federal Civil Tax Penalty Regime & Opportunities for Penalty Reform

Date & Time: Thursday, February 20, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

CLE Credit: No

Event Description
Join Alexandra Minkovich [Invited] (Assoc. Tax Legislative Counsel, U.S. Treasury Department), Josh Odintz (Baker & McKenzie), and Matt Cooper (Ernst & Young) for a discussion of the current federal civil tax penalty regime, recommendations for steps that can be taken to improve it, and specific reform initiatives. 

This luncheon program is sponsored by the Tax Audits and Litigation Committee of the Taxation Section, in cosponsorship with the New Tax Practitioners Committee of the Taxation Section.

D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street, NW, Conference Center
(Metro Center Station)
Washington DC 20005

Contact Information
Sections Office
Phone: 202-626-3463
Fax: 202-824-1877

  • Matthew Cooper, Senior Manager, Tax Controversy & Risk Management Services, Ernst & Young

  • Alexandra Minkovich, Associate Tax Legislative Counsel, Office of Tax Policy, U.S. Treasury Department

  • Josh Odintz, Partner, Baker & McKenzie

  • Kevin Stults, Counsel, Bingham McCutchen (Moderator)


Government Brown Bag (Please Bring Government ID)


Government or Non-Profit Employee


Law Student


New Tax Practitioners Committee


Non-Section Member


Taxation Section