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Section of Taxation

The Tax Section condemns racism and racial injustice.  The Tax Section stands in support of Black, AAPI, and BIPOC communities. Our mission is to serve our members and the public by providing education about taxes and tax systems, and by providing leadership to support the development of an equitable, efficient and workable tax system.

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Gratitude to All for Giving Time and Treasure: Pro Bono in Action

September 27 webinar. To celebrate Donor Appreciation Month, the ABA Fund for Justice and Education is hosting a webinar for donors to hear from ABA program staff and volunteers about the impact of our pro bono programs and to thank volunteers for their outstanding service.

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The Tax Lawyer: Summer 2023 Issue

We are pleased to announce the Summer 2023 Issue of The Tax Lawyer!

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Law Student Tax Challenge Information Session

Want to learn more about the ABA Tax Section's Law Student Tax Challenge? Join us on Thursday, September 28 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm ET to hear from past winners and coaches on their experiences, how they prepared for the competition, and tips/tricks for those entering.

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Carol Tello International Tax Lecture: Manal Corwin, OECD

Join us on November 15 at 3pm for the Carol Tello International Tax Lecture with Manal Corwin, who became Director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration in April 2023. Held at George Washington University Law School in Washington, DC. Free to Register. Co-sponsored with the USA Branch of the International Fiscal Association.

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Christine A. Brunswick Public Service Fellowships Applications Now Open!

Applications are now open for the 2024-2026 Christine A. Brunswick Public Service Fellowship! Click to apply and to learn more about our upcoming virtual information sessions for applicants and host organizations.

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Virtual 2023 Fall Tax Meeting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship

Applications are now open for the Virtual 2023 Fall Tax Meeting Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarship. The Tax Section’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Scholarships are designed to encourage members of diverse backgrounds or with a recognized commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion to attend and participate in our Section Meetings.

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Tax Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

The Tax Section is committed to its continued efforts to make the Section and tax bar a diverse, equitable, and inclusive environment. Learn more about our initiatives here.

People in Tax Podcast

The People in Tax Podcast features interviews exploring the stories and careers of ABA Tax Section members, government officials, and others who influence, work in, or study tax law and policy. Our goal is to build community and encourage the participation of individuals from diverse backgrounds and perspectives in the tax law profession.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in Sponsorships at our Meetings? We have many different options at all levels.

Section Resources

Our collection of resources for current & prospective Section Members, including resources for Section leadership, committees, the preparation of government comments, and ethics issues.