Section of Taxation

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Government Comment: Proposed Regulations Regarding Section 199A

On October 12, the Section submitted comments on the proposed regulations regarding the deduction for qualified business income under section 199A.

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29th Annual Philadelphia Tax Conference

The conference is designed for business tax professionals – both in-house professionals and outside advisors. Nationally recognized speakers from the government and the private sector will address the latest federal, state, and international developments and planning opportunities. CPE and CLE credit is available, including ethics credits for lawyers and accountants.

Learn more about this - October 29-30 Conference

Events & CLE

Network with tax lawyers, meet leading experts from private practice and government and discuss the latest tax regulations, legislation and planning strategies.

35th National Institute on Criminal Tax Fraud and Eighth Annual National Institute on Tax Controversy

The 35th Annual National Institute on Criminal Tax Fraud is the yearly gathering of the criminal tax defense bar combined with the Eighth Annual National Institute on Tax Controversy. This program brings together high-level government representatives, judges, corporate counsel, and private practitioners engaged in all aspects of tax controversy, tax litigation, and criminal tax prosecutions and defense.

Learn more about this - December 13-15 Meeting

2017 Tax Act Content Archive

The 2017 Tax Act (known colloquially as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act) has led to some of the most significant changes to tax law since the Tax Reform Act of 1986. The broad-reaching legislation touches on aspects of partnerships, benefits law, and international issues, to name just a few. The committees of the ABA Section of Taxation have been hard at work producing some of the most up-to-the-minute analysis and educational opportunities on the changing landscape

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Announcing Tax Connect

Take a look at our new platform for committee information & discussion! Tax Connect will replace our committee pages and mailing lists with a robust, easier-to-use site and discussion forums that can be used via email or direct from Connect. Take a look at the User's Guide and How-to Videos to learn more!